Gay Realtor calls out Texas PAC for backing anti-gay candidates

The Texas Association of Realtors and its funding arm, the Texas Real Estate Political Action Committee, have long endorsed and funded anti-LGBT candidates

Texas Supreme Court weighs gay divorce

Lawyer, attorney general battle it out  before the justices in cases that could decide if same-sex couples can dissolve out-of-state unions   ANNA WAUGH  |  News Editor AUSTIN — The legal differences between states that recognize same-sex marriage and those that don’t collided in the Texas Supreme Court on Tuesday. Two same-sex couples who married [...]

Texas Supreme Court hears gay divorce cases

The Deputy Attorney General for Legal Counsel argued before the Texas Supreme Court on Tuesday that state law requires marriages to be recognized before a divorce can be granted.

Davis makes bid official

Fort Worth senator tells Texas voters she’s ready to be governor, while Joel Burns begins discussions about going after her Senate seat   ANNA WAUGH  |  News Editor HALTOM CITY — State Sen. Wendy Davis finally confirmed Thursday what millions of Texans have hoped and wished for: that she’s running for governor. Amid hundreds of [...]

Wendy Davis to return to roots to announce her governor bid

State Sen. Wendy Davis plans to announce her future political plans next Thursday at Wiley G. Thomas Coliseum in Haltom City, where she graduated.

Lambda Legal invests in TX

LGBT civil-rights group hires 2nd attorney in Dallas-based South Central Region as fight for equality shifts to Heartland   ANNA WAUGH  |  News Editor Attorney Paul Castillo isn’t new to the legal fights surrounding civil rights issues, but now he’ll be able to help fight for LGBT equality. Castillo is the new addition to Lambda Legal’s South [...]

Speak Out Poll: Do you think the Texas Supreme Court will allow gay divorce?

COVER STORY: Gay exes in Texas

The state Supreme Court is scheduled to hear its first LGBT-related cases in recent history, but that’s not necessarily a good thing   JOHN WRIGHT  |  Senior Editor The Internal Revenue Service’s announcement last week that it will recognize all same-sex marriages for tax purposes was hailed as a major victory for LGBT equality. But [...]

Lambda Legal, ACLU ask TX Supreme Court to grant divorces to gay couples

We’ll have oh-so-much more on Texas’ big gay divorce cases in Friday’s print edition, but for now we should at least mention that Lambda Legal and the ACLU of Texas have filed a friend-of-the-court brief calling on the state’s high court to grant divorces to two same-sex couples legally married in Massachusetts. The Texas Supreme [...]

WATCH: CW33′s ‘Gay Agenda’

In this week’s installment, a bespectacled Doug Magditch looks at gay divorce in Texas, gay marriage in Massachusetts and gay rapper LE1F’s Twitter rant accusing Macklemore and Ryan Lewis of stealing his song. Watch it below.