Texas House passes bill targeting transgender students in sports

Texas House passes bill targeting transgender students in sports

This post was originally published on this siteThe bill would require students at public schools to play on sports teams based on the genders on their birth certificates.

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Court fight over Texas abortion restriction tests limits of state laws

Court fight over Texas abortion restriction tests limits of state laws

This post was originally published on this siteA court battle over the strict Texas abortion law is testing legal questions that could have far-reaching effects on other constitutional rights.The novel enforcement mechanism of the Texas statute, known as S.B. 8, is intended to frustrate legal…

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Texas Governor Greg Abbott bans vaccine mandates by “any entity”

Texas Governor Greg Abbott bans vaccine mandates by “any entity”

This post was originally published on this siteThose found in violation of the order will be subject to a fine.

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Supreme Court to hear arguments for Kentucky abortion case

Supreme Court to hear arguments for Kentucky abortion case

This post was originally published on this siteAs the firestorm continues over the Supreme Court’s decision a month ago to allow a Texas six-week abortion ban to go into effect, the justices will take the bench on Tuesday to hear a separate dispute concerning an abortion access law out of...

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Justice Department asks court to pause Texas abortion ban while case is being appealed

Justice Department asks court to pause Texas abortion ban while case is being appealed

Justice Department asks court to pause Texas abortion ban while case is being appealed

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This judge just blocked enforcement of the near-total abortion ban in Texas

This judge just blocked enforcement of the near-total abortion ban in Texas

This post was originally published on this site  Pamphlets are shown in a Planned Parenthood of Utah clinic in Salt Lake City. A U.S. judge has temporarily blocked the near-total abortion ban in Texas. | Rick Bowmer, Associated Press The ban comes after President Joe Biden’s administration challenged the new...

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This historically red Texas county diversified in the last decade. Now, Republicans are trying to divide up its voters of color.

This historically red Texas county diversified in the last decade. Now, Republicans are trying to divide up its voters of color.

This post was originally published on this site Over the last 10 years, the voters of color in a steadily diversifying Tarrant County have seen their political clout grow. In 2014, Ramon Romero was elected the county’s first Latino state representative. Last December, Mansfield voters elected Michael Evans as the...

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