The case of a man who slaughtered his family, then gouged out his eyes, will be reviewed Tuesday by an appellate court panel in New Orleans.
The famously conservative court surprises everyone by signaling it might overturn the ban.
Maybe it had something to do with the dissent written last week by Judge Tom Price, of the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals.
This is a depressing result, and, I think, one that is dead wrong. The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has reversed a lower court ruling that the State of Texas had failed to educate middle and high school English Language Learner students. The Court acknowledged that student performance was “alarming”…