Almost 3 months after pro-LGBT measure died amid controversy, Scott Griggs has rewritten it and plans to send it to committee this fall CLICK HERE TO READ THE RESOLUTION ANNA WAUGH | News Editor LGBT advocates may soon have another shot at getting a resolution in support of job nondiscrimination and marriage equality passed by [...]
Texas attorney general candidate Dan Branch has made his anti-gay views part of his legislative agenda while a state representative for part of Oak Lawn, but now he’s trying to push San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro to discriminate.
Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott, a Republican who announced this week that he’s running for governor in 2014, argued in a brief filed Thursday that the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision striking down a section of the Defense of Marriage Act doesn’t allow same-sex couples to divorce in Texas. Abbott has intervened to block two [...]
LGBT legal expert says cases like one filed by a Galveston man last week in response to DOMA ruling risk doing more harm than good ANNA WAUGH | News Editor LGBT advocates expect a flood of state marriage lawsuits where same-sex marriage isn’t legal, but more cases could ultimately harm the equality efforts in those states, [...]