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Texas Legislature 2023

Bills to create new Texas courts would likely reverse Democratic gains, restore GOP dominance

Supporters say the proposals would increase efficiency and expertise, but opponents argue the attempts are political and probably unconstitutional.

The Texas Supreme Court on Jan. 15, 2020.

Business courts: Valuable expertise?

Does Texas need a specialized appeals court?

Are the proposed courts constitutional?

Are Republicans trying to pack the courts?

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