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Texas Judge Temporarily Blocks Gov. Greg Abbott's Order to Investigate Transgender Treatments on Minors

Texas Judge Temporarily Blocks Gov. Greg Abbott's Order to Investigate Transgender Treatments on Minors

A Texas judge recently issued a temporary injunction to prevent state agencies from conducting investigations into the use of transgender treatments on children.

Texas University Agrees Religious Student Organizations Can Require Group Leaders to Hold Specific Religious Beliefs

Texas University Agrees Religious Student Organizations Can Require Group Leaders to Hold Specific Religious Beliefs

A Texas college has decided that a Christian student organization may require its leaders to have specific beliefs in order to hold top roles in the organization.

'Big Pro-Life Victory': Planned Parenthood Drops Suit against Lubbock Abortion Ban

'Big Pro-Life Victory': Planned Parenthood Drops Suit against Lubbock Abortion Ban

Pro-life activists are declaring victory after Planned Parenthood and its allies abandoned a lawsuit against the city of Lubbock, Texas, over a voter-approved ordinance that prohibits abortion.

10,000 Unborn Lives Saved in 6 Months under Texas Heartbeat Ban, Pro-Life Group Says

10,000 Unborn Lives Saved in 6 Months under Texas Heartbeat Ban, Pro-Life Group Says

A groundbreaking Texas law that bans abortion if a heartbeat is detected has saved more than 10,000 unborn lives since going into effect in September, according to a state pro-life group.

Houston Church Records over 1,100 Professions of Faith during Annual Christmas Show

Houston Church Records over 1,100 Professions of Faith during Annual Christmas Show

A church in Houston, Texas, recently saw over 1,100 people make professions of faith during its annual Christmas show.

Church Employee Who Stole $450,000 from Congregation Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison

Church Employee Who Stole $450,000 from Congregation Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison

A former employee of a Texas church was sentenced this month to five and a half years in prison and ordered to repay her employer after she was convicted of embezzling $450,000 to pay for personal expenses.

Texans Vote in Favor of Prohibiting Governments from Limiting Religious Services

Texans Vote in Favor of Prohibiting Governments from Limiting Religious Services

Texas voters on Tuesday (Nov. 2) overwhelmingly supported a measure barring governments from taking any kind of action that limits religious services, such as the public health orders that shut down houses of worship and businesses earlier in the COVID-19 pandemic.

Texas Judge Rules Religious Businesses Exempt from LGBTQ Bias Claims

Texas Judge Rules Religious Businesses Exempt from LGBTQ Bias Claims

For-profit businesses with sincerely held religious beliefs are exempt from LGBTQ discrimination liability under a decision this week by a federal judge in Texas.

'Saving Lives': Abortions Drop 50 Percent in Texas Following Heartbeat Ban, Study Shows

'Saving Lives': Abortions Drop 50 Percent in Texas Following Heartbeat Ban, Study Shows

A new Texas law prohibiting abortions if a fetal heartbeat is detected has reportedly led to a 50 percent decline in abortions in the state, a new University of Texas study says.