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Bill Requires Mental Health Screenings by Texas Department of Criminal Justice Prior to Solitary Confinement Placement
Clock Runs Out on HB 4105, But Discrimination Measures Still a Danger Until End of Session
Legislation Allowing Child Welfare Service Providers To Use Religion To Discriminate Filed As Amendment To Sunset Bill
HB 4105 Would Put Texas on Collision Course with Freedom, Lead to National Uproar Similar to What Happened in Indiana.
Nearly 63 percent of likely voters in Texas would support a law protecting gay, lesbian and transgender Texans from discrimination.
On Sunday at a Garland ISD events center, a Garland police officer killed two men who opened fire at an art contest designed to deliberately offend Muslims.
Major civil rights organizations are disappointed by the decision of some pastors and community leaders to continue their legal pursuit of the repeal of HERO.
Civil liberties groups warned today that Texas lawmakers are leading the way on a strategy to subvert a potential U.S. Supreme Court ruling in favor of same-sex marriage.
The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments today in cases that challenge laws in Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, and Tennessee.
TFN and the ACLU of Texas together have launched Texans Equal Under Law, an initiative that opposes HB 3567.