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Texas Supreme Court Wrestles with Same-Sex Benefits Case

Texas Supreme Court Wrestles with Same-Sex Benefits Case

In the wake of the US Supreme Court’s 2015 same-sex marriage ruling, Texas courts are wrestling with how to handle spousal benefits under the Texas Constitution and state law. The Texas Supreme Court heard oral arguments earlier this month on the legality of same-sex...
Another Blow to Parker’s ERO

Another Blow to Parker’s ERO

Adding to the list of continuous blows to Houston Mayor Annise Parker’s controversial Equal Rights Ordinance, the Supreme Court of Texas issued another opinion today rejecting Parker’s choice of ballot language, claiming it conflicts with the city’s own laws. Parker...
Snowing in Texas

Snowing in Texas

Some political advertisements just don’t seem quite right. If you have been on Twitter lately, it is likely that you’ve come across a number of advertisements from an account calling for the removal and replacement of current Texas Supreme Court Justices Nathan Hecht,...