Long-time South Texas state representative Ryan Guillen changes parties and kicks off his Republican re-election campaign on Monday after serving nearly two decades in the state House of Representatives as a Democrat . The change of party is another victory for the Texas GOP in South Texas, where heavily Hispanic counties that have long voted …

Mehdi Larijani wins Classic Physique at Texas State Pro-Am 2021! The 2021 Texas State Pro-Am took place on Saturday where Mehdi Larijani was able to win the award in the Classic Physics division. This is the event that brought the show to the fore in Austin, TX. Three divisions came together to qualify for the …

HENDERSON, Texas (KETK) – Methamphetamine, cocaine and marijuana are among the usual substances seized in a drug seizure in east Texas, but the distribution of promethazine is now on the rise in the region. A Henderson police officer recently performed a routine traffic stop and found 35 bottles of promethazine valued at nearly $ 32,000. …

PORT ARTHUR – It’s hard to have a more humble start to life than being born in a boxcar in San Antonio on St. Patrick’s Day in 1923 to a mother who didn’t speak English, or a change more important that at 98 years old basking in the appreciation of his community and veterans, but …

Longtime South Texas state Rep. Ryan Guillen is switching parties and kicking off his re-election campaign Monday as a Republican after serving nearly two decades in the state House of Representatives as a democrat. The party switch is another victory for the Texas GOP in South Texas, where heavily Hispanic counties that have long voted …

TOPEKA, Kan. – The covid-19 pandemic and Texas’ virtual abortion ban have increased interest in getting abortion drugs by mail, but the legality of doing so is in doubt in several states. The case takes on new urgency with the Supreme Court due to hear arguments next month in Mississippi’s attempt to erode the Roe …

AUSTIN, TX – An 18-year-old Texas State University student has been arrested and charged with arson for a fire at an Austin synagogue, officials said. Franklin Barrett Sechriest was held on $100,000 bond for the October 31 fire at Congregation Beth Israel, KVIEW in Austin reported. The State of Texas has confirmed KXAN in Austin …

Angelina Hall and San Gabriel Hall were renamed First Five Freedom Hall and Elena Zamora O’Shea Hall respectively. SAN MARCOS, TX— Texas State University renamed two residence halls on its San Marcos campus in honor of pioneering women of color in the school’s history. Angelina Hall is now First Five Freedom Hall in honor of …

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! FIRST ON FOX: Texas law enforcement carried out an operation on Tuesday that led to the arrest of a suspected cartel-associated smuggler who was bringing seven illegal immigrants to the United States on a raft. Rafts have been crossing the border for months without any resistance or …

Artistic rendering of LC Pflugerville – a vibrant new mixed-use community Today LC celebrated the grand opening of LC Pflugerville – a vibrant new mixed-use community. It is a great honor to mark this moment in time. We have worked closely with the Town of Pflugerville to design a community that will enrich the neighborhood …

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board released its preliminary enrollment for Texas schools in the fall of 2021, revealing an 11% loss in Texas community college enrollment since 2019. “Unfortunately, the pandemic has had a disparate impact on community colleges, and she touched everyone,” said Jacob Fraire, president of the Texas Association of Community Colleges …

I write this with great respect because I traveled nearly two hours northwest of San Antonio to the Lost Maples State Natural Area with high hopes for awesome views of orange trees and leaves and red. Yes, there were places with colorful fall hues, but the trees weren’t quite turned yet on Friday, November 5th. …

(KWKT) – There are many different organizations in the central Texas community in which veterans are serving veterans. Rolando Hernandez, Tyrone Richardson and Jacob Romero are three such people in the service of their siblings. “A lot of times we have veterans who, once they get home, don’t really know what they can apply for,” …

Soccer 08/11/2021 12:05:00 Chanticleers to host Texas State in final home game of the season History links Buy tickets for a single game Purchase Parking NEW ORLEANS – The nationally ranked 21/22 Chanticleers will host the Texas State Bobcats on Saturday, November 20 at 1 p.m. ET in the final home game of the regular …

NEWARK, NJ – A week after a fierce gubernatorial battle, business was business as usual for Garden State Democrats who are now rallying for Gov. Phil Murphy’s second term. The reproductive freedom law – which would expand access to abortion in the state as other states pass restrictive laws – is a top priority for …

There are many different organizations in the central Texas community in which veterans serve veterans. Rolando Hernandez, Tyrone Richardson and Jacob Romero are three such people in the service of their siblings. “A lot of times we have veterans who, once they get home, don’t really know what they can apply for,” Hernandez said. “Often, …

HOUSTON (KXAN) — Hours after the Astroworld festival concert, a Texas State student who traveled to the festival discovered that her hometown friend was one of eight deceased victims. Jonali Reyes said she was friends with 20-year-old Rudy Peña. They’re both from Laredo. She told KXAN that she will see him once in a while …

By ULMWarhawks.com Online Columnist Paul Letlow Much depends on this week’s injury report at Texas State. Playing without starting quarterback Brady McBride last Saturday in a 45-0 loss, the Bobcats were shut out for the first time in 19 years. As McBride treated an ankle injury, the team struggled with replacement veteran Tyler Vitt. Although …

If you’re looking for an excuse to take a day trip to Lost Maples, Garner State Park, or even Pedernales, here’s a free and patriotic one. Recognizing the work of serving and retired military personnel, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is waiving the daily entrance fee for all day visitors on Veterans Day, Nov. …

Part of “one of the largest remaining stretches of unspoiled coastal prairie” in Texas is on its way to becoming a state park someday. Texas Parks and Wildlife announced Thursday that the remainder of the Powderhorn Ranch – 1,360 acres – in Calhoun County has been acquired by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation. Last …

More than 77% of Fort Bend County residents aged 12 and over are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of October 28, making Fort Bend County one of the most vaccinated counties in the state, data shows of Texas Department of State Health Services. In addition, 99.99% of residents 65 and older, the most-at-risk age group, …

Companies with more than 100 employees will need to ensure their workers are vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 4 or get tested weekly for the virus under new rules announced by the Biden administration on Thursday that will affect around 80 million workers across the country. The White House has said “more vaccinations are needed …

After more than 30 years in office, Texas State Sen. Eddie Lucio Jr. (D-Brownsville) will not run again. Lucio announced his retirement at a press conference in Harlingen, Texas on Thursday morning. “I’m retiring, for a good reason,” Lucio told a crowd of Rio Grande Valley elected officials and reporters. “Family, and doing some of …

Businesses with more than 100 employees will have to ensure their workers are vaccinated against COVID-19 by Jan. 4 or get tested weekly for the virus under new rules announced Thursday by the Biden administration that will affect around 80 million workers across the country. The White House said “more vaccinations are needed to save …

Click to enlarge Photo by Graham Stokes for the Ohio Capital Journal Over 1,000 people gathered at the Statehouse for the National Women’s March focusing on reproductive rights. The planned walk to Goodale Park was changed to a tour around the city center due to the high attendance on Saturday October 2, 2021. A new …

Republican politicians criticize President Joe Biden’s administration for considering paying $ 450,000 to separated immigrant families under President Donald Trump’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday that the US Departments of Justice, Homeland Security, and Health and Human Services plan to offer approximately $ 450,000 to each person separated from their …

Ohio Republicans on Wednesday introduced a bill calling for a total abortion ban in the state, going beyond the Texas “heartbeat” law currently under review by the Supreme Court. . The bill, called law 2363, which lawmakers say is the number of children lost every day to abortion in the United States, seeks to ban …

During yesterday’s pleadings at Whole woman’s health c. Jackson, a majority of Supreme Court justices appeared ready to rule against Texas and allow the SB 8 lawsuit to continue. These developments lead some commentators – including my co-blogger Stephen Sachs – to fear that the Court may come to this conclusion in a manner that …

A Día de los Muertos altar celebrates deceased loved ones on Monday, November 1, 2021, at the Student Recreation Center. The exhibit is one of 18 altars on campus this year. Nathalie Ryan Colorful flowers, intricate papel picado, sugar skulls and photo frames take pride of place at the altars of the Texas State Campus …

COLUMBUS, Ohio (CINCINNATI ENQUIRER) – Republican lawmakers in Ohio want to replicate the abortion ban passed in Texas and facing a challenge in the U.S. Supreme Court. Bill 480, introduced Tuesday, would allow anyone to sue a doctor who performs an abortion or an individual who “aids or encourages” an abortion. Anyone who performs or …

The Supreme Court, whose conservative majority is seen on the verge of overturning decades-old rulings guaranteeing the right to abortion, heard its first two abortion cases for the 2021-2022 term on Monday. But the court could decide this case without ruling on the fate of abortion rights in America. At stake is the future of …

Castle Lanterra Properties, a New York-based national real estate investment firm, announced the acquisition of Broadstone McKinney, a new 255-unit suburban multi-family community located minutes from bustling historic downtown McKinney, Texas. The company, which owns and operates more than 6,600 residential units across the country, has purchased the developer’s asset, Alliance Residential. Sources familiar with …

AUSTIN, Texas — A new Texas law will make it illegal for people to leave their dogs chained outside. Governor Greg Abbott signed the bill into law last week. He had vetoed an earlier version of the bill, which passed both legislative houses with bipartisan support. At the time, Abbott said “Texas is not a …

Texas state was ruled out for the first time in 19 years, losing 45-0 to Louisiana on Saturday at Cajun Field in Lafayette, Louisiana. Bobcats quarterback Tyler Vitt, a MacArthur product, started for the first time this year and completed 6 of 13 passes for 42 yards with one interception. He added 94 yards on …

State Senator César Blanco, D-El Paso, announced his candidacy for re-election to the Texas Senate for District 29 on Friday. “I am running for re-election to the Texas Senate because El Paso and West Texas need a fighter who can deliver results,” Blanco said in a statement. “When I ran two years ago, I vowed …

Chained dog in the yard Getty It will soon be illegal for Texas dog owners to chain their pets outdoors. Monday, Governor Greg Abbot signed the invoice – passed in the third extraordinary session of the state legislature of the year – after vetoing a previous version this summer. Under the new law, which will …

COO Jesse Gilbert will replace while TSA interviews potential candidates. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Texas State Aquarium is looking for a new CEO. Tom Schmid is expected to leave the post on November 23. Chief Operating Officer Jesse Gilbert will replace him while TSA interviews potential candidates. Gilbert said the search for a new …

About a month before the 2021 Texas State Japanese Language Contest, Dr. Yuko Prefume (BA ’04, MSED ’06, EDD ’15), a Japanese lecturer at Baylor, asked Matthew Ho, then junior, if he wanted to participate. the competition. A little hesitant at first, and not knowing much of what that would entail, Ho said yes. That …

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Fw73g_CvO0 Oakland News Now – Texas’ new law targets abortion pills – video made by the YouTube channel with the logo in the upper left corner of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post for this type of video blog content. An international group that sends abortion pills to women says demand in Texas …

October 26, 2021 1:02 PM EDT Greg Abbott signs redistribution and anti-trans bills into Texas law Texas Governor Greg Abbott started the week signing several high-profile bills. Austin, Texas – Texas Governor Greg Abbott started the week signing several high-profile bills. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott put his signature on several GOP priority bills on Monday, …

Texas Governor Greg Abbott (right) signed a bill Monday that will require public school students to play on sports teams based on their sex assigned at birth. Why is this important: Although Texas has proposed more than 40 bills targeting transgender youth, this is the first to become law, reports the 19th News. Texas now …

A new Texas law outlining exactly how social studies can be taught in public schools has introduced widespread confusion due to Republican politicians’ overbroad attempt to ban critical race theory from the classroom. The confusion reached such a level of absurdity that a Dallas-area school interpreted the new law, House Bill 3979, to mean that …

Next game: at Ragin ‘Cajuns 10/24/2021 | 3:00 p.m. ESPN + SAN MARCOS, Texas – Junior Catherine yarbrough, Senior Theoni Zerva and first year student Taylor Henri scored one goal apiece as the ULM football team claimed a key Sun Belt Conference road victory on Friday night over Texas State, 3-1, at the Bobcat Football …

Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to date with Texas’ most essential news. The number of students attending Texas community colleges fell below enrollment at four-year universities in the state for the first time since the 1990s, as many two-year schools continue to face strong demand. decline in registrations …

The Legislature adjourned Sine Die for the last time this year, hopefully, after completing our third special session. Although we have accomplished many great things for the state over the past ten months, I am happy to be back in East Texas. Here are five things happening around your condition: 1. Finalized cutting maps, sent …

History links Next game: at UT Arlington 23/10/2021 | 7 p.m. ET ESPN+ October 23 (Saturday) / 7 p.m. ET at UT Arlington Story SAN MARCOS, TX – For the first time this season, and the first time since 2019, the Coastal Carolina …

TEXAS – Delta-8 THC is considered a chemical cousin to the main intoxicating ingredient in marijuana, and as its popularity has skyrocketed, states have considered its legality. What would you like to know States grapple with the legality of a popular chemical compound called delta-8 Delta-8 has recently gained in popularity and is often marketed …

ABILENE, Texas (KTAB / KRBC) – A businessman from Abilene has been appointed to the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners. Darrin Black was one of three Texas men appointed to the board of directors by Governor Greg Abbott with a term set to expire in September 2027. The other two named are Thomas “Tommy” …

Texas law enforcement, including the North Texas Marshals Fugitive Task Force, ultimately recovered a fugitive and a sex offender who was on the Texas Most Wanted Fugitive List. Police capture two wanted fugitives Dallas police arrested Alberto Mendoza on October 13 in Dallas. He was then placed on Texas’ 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list on …

Austin, Texas, 20 October 2021 – State Senator Kel Seliger (R-Amarillo) has announced that he will not seek re-election in Senate District (SD) 31 in 2022, leaving the seat open for a new member from West Texas or of the Panhandle. “After careful consideration and with the assurance of my family, including my noisy new …

Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to date with the most essential Texas news. Amarillo State Senator Kel Seliger, a Republican who has often faced Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and who was known to be a deciding vote for his party, will not stand for re-election. “After careful consideration …

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Law enforcement officers from across central Texas, including police officers from Austin, ran alongside Special Olympics athletes to the Texas Capitol on Tuesday morning for their annual Special Olympics run Texas Torch Run. Police officers and Special Olympics athletes gathered in the Austin American-Statesman’s parking lot at 9 a.m., where they began …

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A high-ranking Texas State Guard officer received the boot because it was deemed too heavy, according to emails — even though other members of the same physical fitness or heavier were allowed to stay, a KXAN investigation found. “I don’t understand why they expel people who have gained weight?” said Lt. Col. …

While Texas isn’t going to take the crown from North Carolina or Vermont, the Lone Star State has a fall leaf season in a few places. We’ve rounded up places where you can experience the full gamut of fall oranges, reds, and yellows near San Antonio. FROM THE EXPRESS-NEWS: Someone vandalized the ancient monkey-shaped rock …

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Alarmed and at the same time energized by a Texas law that bans most abortions, abortion rights advocates in the General Assembly are targeting what people on both sides of the contentious issue see as the last restriction on access to abortion in Illinois. What would you like to know Illinois …

The First Amendment protects us from an overambitious government that dictates what we can say and where. But last month, Texas ignored First Amendment limits in government when Gov. Greg Abbott enacted Bill 20. Presented as a conservative anti-bias law by its supporters, the unconstitutional law is anything but conservative because it allows the government …

Search for Missing Texas State Student Jason Landry Continues Near Luling TEXSAR returned for the eighth time Saturday to the area near Luling where missing Texas State student Jason Landry was last seen last December. LULING, TX – It’s been nearly 10 months since Jason Landry disappeared on his way home from Texas State University …

SAN MARCOS, Texas — Jada Gipson is laying the groundwork for her football dreams. She started out with the equipment team at Texas State University, but for the past two seasons the senior has served as a student assistant coach for the Bobcats. This is her first step in a coaching career that she has …

Updated 6 p.m. ET October 15, 2021 So many states have so severely restricted access to abortion that people in large swaths of the country feel they have no options if they want to terminate a pregnancy. But technically, those who want an abortion still have options. It’s just that few have heard of it. …

PLANTERSVILLE, Texas – Today is the day the people of Grimes County, the Lone Star State and the country have been waiting for. Christopher Ramirez is now at home. “It only rekindles the emotions we felt on Saturday when he was located,” said Grimes County Deputy Chief Todd Greene. “Everyone is thrilled that he’s happy, …

COPPELL, Texas (press release) – The following is a press release from AAA Texas: Dangerous driving activities, including street racing, so-called “side shows” and street takeovers, have increased during the pandemic. AAA Texas and Street Racing Kills, a non-profit road safety education organization, are reminding those wishing to compete in auto races to do so …

CASA for childrenTyler, TexasCASA Community Engagement Coordinator for Kids of East Texas Main duties : Recruit volunteers to serve as court-appointed volunteer lawyers Represent the organization in the community at events, conferences, fairs, meetings, businesses, etc. Contact organizations and groups and schedule presentations Complete background checks Facilitate the training of new volunteers and help with …

Click to enlarge Twitter / @ProgressTX Advocates are speaking out this week against the latest Texas House bill to limit the participation of transgender children in school sports. The Republican-backed bill barring transgender student-athletes from joining school …

AAA Texas partners with multiple law enforcement agencies and organizations in an effort to end dangerous and deadly street racing, street takeover events, and stunts on public streets. On Thursday, the Dallas County Sheriff’s Department, the Dallas Police Department’s Street Racing Task Force and family members of those who died in street racing-related crashes will …

Although she supports the codification of Roe v. Wade, Collins does not support the Democrats’ Women’s Health Protection Act, but instead tries to craft her own bill to achieve the same goal. And while she publicly criticized the Texas law last weekend as being “extreme, inhuman and unconstitutional” and opposed the court’s decision not to …

America’s largest bank said it was barred from underwriting Texas municipal bond deals after the state passed a law banning government work with banks that restrict doing business with the industry. fire arms. Due to the legislation, JPMorgan Chase & Co. will not bid with public entities in Texas, a key market where the bank …

Women marched by the thousands on Saturday outside the Supreme Court, the Texas Capitol and cities across the United States to protest the state’s growing restrictions on abortion and to advocate for the maintenance of a constitutional right to the procedure. The 660 protests across the United States were largely sparked by a Texas law …

Women marched by the thousands on Saturday outside the Supreme Court, the Texas Capitol and cities across the United States to protest the state’s growing restrictions on abortion. (AP) Women marched by the thousands Saturday outside the Supreme Court, the Texas Capitol and cities across the United States to protest the state’s growing restrictions on …

“Let’s talk about the elephant in the womb.” The anger that had built up over the month of September finally boiled over on Saturday. It started on September 1 with Texas effectively banning abortions using a mechanism that sounds a lot like vigilante justice. Then, just a day later, the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to …

RUSK COUNTY, Texas (KETK) – The Rusk County Peace Officers Association hosted a hamburger on Friday to benefit two MPs, who have been in intensive care with COVID-19 for months. Friends and strangers gathered in the rain to donate and help Jail MP Logan Garrett and Patrol MP Charles Bailey. They both got extremely sick …

Residents of Troup say they were getting calls from what they believed to be the city asking for their financial information. It is in fact a scam. TYLER, Texas – Con artists are always looking for new ways to target victims, and the latest scam, called “identity theft,” is circulating in the town of Troup, …

East Texans are now offered the opportunity to learn sign language for free. Clarkston Elementary from Tyler ISD offers a free course that will teach participants the basics of American Sign Language. Clarkston Elementary teacher Emily Woodbury said due to a high deaf population there needs to be greater proficiency in American Sign Language. “Everyone …

Local organizations continue their fight for women’s rights to health care as two new state laws seek to protect the life of the unborn child. Medical providers, who are already fighting Senate Bill 8 that allows citizens to sue anyone who receives or performs an abortion after six weeks, are now fighting Senate Bill 4. …

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (ValleyCentral) — Housing experts said home prices continued to soar while the median wage remained the same. Housing organizations across the state are calling on the state of Texas to donate $5 billion for more affordable housing. Former Santa Rosa coach convicted in child molestation case “We don’t see tent cities under the …

Texas lawmakers are looking to carve out two new congressional districts in the Austin and Houston areas, according to a redistribution map proposal released Monday. The map, which was proposed by State Senator Joan Huffman (R), would effectively lock in the Republicans’ long-standing advantage in Texas for another decade, reducing the number of competitive districts …

In the second full week of September, 953 crimes were recorded in Fort Worth, according to a Star-Telegram map created with police department data the city released. The five most frequently recorded crimes were theft (143), assault (99), criminal mischief (90), criminal code offenses (76) and car theft (68) and according to data from the …

Editor’s note: This story previously twisted what the law required a plaintiff to prove in court in order to sue a company whose employee caused injury or death in a collision. This has been corrected below. AUSTIN (KXAN) – On her lunch break after her teaching job in South Austin, Christina Sauceda was on her …

It comes after another abortion law gained national attention for banning abortions in Texas after six weeks of pregnancy. TEXAS, United States – This month, a new Texas abortion law gained national attention because it banned abortions in the state after six weeks of pregnancy. Now there is another bill that has come into force …

Texas lawmakers are seeking to create two new congressional districts in the Austin and Houston areas, according to a proposed division plan released on Monday. The map, which was proposed by State Sen. Joan Huffman (R), would effectively lock in the Republicans’ longstanding advantage in Texas for another decade, reducing the number of competitive districts …

Reply: Some states have already turned to citizens to enforce the new laws. A Missouri law that came into effect last week allows citizens to sue local law enforcement officials whose officers knowingly enforce federal gun laws. Police and Sheriff departments can face fines of up to $ 50,000 per occurrence. The law has been …

The House passed a law on Friday to guarantee access to abortion nationwide after the Supreme Court earlier this month refused to block a Texas law that bans the procedure in almost all cases. The bill passed along party lines, 218-211, with only one conservative Democrat, Representative Henry Cuellar (Texas), voting against. He is now …

LUBBOCK, Texas, September 24 (Reuters) – Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed a new law on Friday that restricts access to abortion-inducing drugs, just weeks after the state implemented a ban almost total abortion procedures. The Medicines Act prohibits the mail-order sale of abortion-inducing drugs and states that state doctors are only allowed to prescribe them …

BELTON, Texas (KWTX) – The communities of Morgan’s Point and Belton have lost Josh Bingham, 39, a beloved businessman, friend and firefighter volunteer who died after battling COVID-19. “I would call it iconic,” said Charlie Gantenbein, a friend of Josh’s. Fishing lures are now hung from the fence outside Bingham Marine in memory of Josh …

A Florida Republican introduced a bill to ban most abortions, following similar legislation that came into effect earlier this month in Texas. The bill, introduced on Wednesday by State Representative Webster Barnaby, whose district includes Orange City, Fla., Echoes controversial provisions seen in Texas that would ban abortions upon detection of heart activity, normally six …

A Florida lawmaker on Wednesday introduced a bill inspired by the new Texas law banning abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected, about six weeks before many people know they are pregnant. Why is this important: Similar bills introduced in the Florida legislature have failed, but that was before the Supreme Court refused to block …

(Photo: Pxici) (Image: 4 Ways to Bypass Internet Filtering and Censorship) Big Tech companies are pursuing a lawsuit against the state of Texas that would violate state policy that focuses on social media censorship. The latest law signed by the governor concerns the Freedom from Censorship Act, which would protect Texans from social media guidelines …

By the end of the year, Texas may have even more restrictions on the possibility of having an abortion after its Republican Gov. Greg Abbott quietly enacted new restrictions banning the mail order sale of abortion drugs for seven weeks. after the onset of pregnancy. The law prevents providers from prescribing abortion medications more than …

The concept of ‘hostile workplace’ seems to be at the heart of Salesforce announces they will fund the move of any employee who finds Texas’ new law restricting abortion objectionable. Interestingly, Benioff, president of Salesforce, didn’t just apply this to female employees and that the initial version did not specify Texas but “any state”. While …

A majority of Americans disapprove of the two key parts of Texas’ law restricting access to abortion, according to a recent Monmouth University poll. The survey conducted earlier this month also found that most disagreed with a Supreme Court ruling that allowed the law, which prohibits abortions when most women realize they are pregnant. , …

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A San Antonio doctor who said he performed an abortion in defiance of new Texas law has been prosecuted, setting up a potential test of the legality of an extreme and near-total ban on the procedure. Former Arkansas and Illinois attorneys filed lawsuits Monday against Dr. Alan Braid, who became the first abortion provider in …

The fateful step of the Supreme Court in the judicialization of abortion in 1973 effectively removed it from the political process for almost half a century. The passionate sentiments of Americans on the matter were shifted from legislative disputes (where they belonged) to the makeup of the Supreme Court, resulting in the crass, overtly political, …

Greg and Sally Schmoll After Sally Schmoll was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2016, she learned that Johnson & Johnson’s baby powder was a cause of the disease known as “the silent killer.” Growing up without central air conditioning in the sweltering heat of St. Louis before moving to Indianapolis, she had used the powder …

Speeches by anti-abortion activists echoed the neighboring US Court of Appeals. “Do you think the abortion crisis has lasted 48 years too long? “Yes!” the crowd responded. Kristin Gomez was among a crowd of hundreds. “To me, the Texas Heartbeat Bill is very inspiring and more importantly, I believe in God and I believe God …

WASHINGTON — The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on Friday announced several actions to protect reproductive rights in Texas following the passage of a bill banning all abortions in the state after 6 weeks of gestation. “Every American deserves access to health care, wherever they live, including access to safe and legal abortions,” …

Local advocates demanding passage of federal abortion protections Local Planned Parenthood members and the WA State Congressional delegation support federal legislation to protect access to abortion. SEATTLE – Advocates are calling for federal abortion protections in the wake of new Texas law that bans abortions after six weeks of pregnancy. Washington State Representatives Suzan DelBene …

Sophomore Braden Kent was inundated with gifts and prayers after discovering he had to fight for his life. SHEFFIELD, Texas – On September 3, Braden Kent was taking pictures as the Iraan Braves’ starting quarterback. Four days later, he discovered his life was in danger. “When they first arrived and when we were in the …

AUSTIN (Nexstar) – A new Texas law provides funding to school districts that want or already have distance learning programs if their students have met certain prior learning criteria. Governor Greg Abbott signed Senate Bill 15 comes into force Last week. In order for a school to qualify, its students applying to learn outside the …

An impromptu migrant camp under a bridge in Del Rio, Texas, swelled to more than 4,500 people, according to Val Verde County Sheriff Joe Frank Martinez, who said it had become an untenable situation for all. the people involved. Shocking photos show people being crushed, some sleeping on the floor, with clothes strung around them …

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 Following the devastating impact of Hurricane Ida, a lingering question is whether the effects of this Gulf storm will be sufficient to excuse delay or failure to deliver. Many parties in the oil and gas, petroleum services, and energy infrastructure industries that were impacted by the storm are using Texas law …