Texas AG: Same-Sex Couples' Request to Marry 'Untimely, Out of Order'
November 26 2014 4:36 PM ET

Texas AG: Couples' Request to Marry 'Out of Order'

Sunnivie Brydum

Texas attorney general (and governor-elect) Greg Abbott makes his feelings about gay and lesbian couples' requests to marry immediately known in his latest legal filing.

Houston Trans Woman Beaten, Officials Offer Lukewarm Response
November 25 2014 4:29 PM ET

Houston Trans Woman Beaten on TDOR

Mitch Kellaway

As Houston lawmakers continue to debate the HERO antidiscrimination ordinance, trans resident Thailand Warr says police didn't address her being viciously attacked by seven youths with the seriousness it merits.

Texas Marriage Plaintiffs: Lift Ban Immediately
November 24 2014 7:15 PM ET

Texas Marriage Plaintiffs: Lift Ban Immediately

Trudy Ring

The judge who struck down the state's marriage ban in February put his ruling on hold, but much has changed since then, say the plaintiffs and their attorney.

WATCH: Texas Diners Belittle 'Faggot' Server on Receipt
November 19 2014 1:51 PM ET

WATCH: Texas Diners Belittle 'Faggot' Server on Receipt

Daniel Reynolds

After a gay server was attacked by customers with a disparaging note, his manager did not take action.

Fatal 2012 Attack on Texas Lesbian Couple 'Not A Hate Crime'
November 18 2014 2:55 PM ET

Fatal 2012 Attack on Texas Lesbian Couple 'Not A Hate Crime'

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

David Strickland was arrested in connection to a violent attack on a lesbian couple.

Texas Senator Proposes Another 'License to Discriminate' Bill
November 11 2014 3:32 PM ET

Another 'License to Discriminate' Bill Proposed in Texas

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

Sen. Donna Campbell is trying to legalize discrimination against LGBT people for the second time.

Dallas Strengthens LGBT Protections
November 05 2014 4:25 PM ET

Dallas Strengthens LGBT Protections

Sunnivie Brydum

It wasn't all bad news for LGBT Texans Tuesday night — residents of Dallas will now be protected by a more robust nondiscrimination ordinance.

11 Most Shocking Tweets From #IStandSunday
November 03 2014 5:44 PM ET

11 Most Shocking Tweets From #IStandSunday

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

Sunday's antigay rally in Houston tried to promote its agenda using #IStandSunday, but LGBT activists had other intentions for the hashtag.

WATCH: Texas Youth Says He Was Attacked for Being Gay
October 31 2014 2:38 PM ET

WATCH: Texas Youth Says He Was Attacked for Being Gay

Trudy Ring

The teen says he was lured to a skate park, where he was kicked, punched, and called 'faggot' and 'booty lover.'

Dallas Airport Attacker Unlikely to Face Hate Crime Charges
October 29 2014 1:24 PM ET

Dallas Airport Attacker Won't Face Hate Crime Charges

Sunnivie Brydum

After allegedly attacking two men he believed were gay at a Dallas airport Thursday, McCleish Christmas Benham has been charged with disorderly conduct and simple assault.

Texas, Louisiana Marriage Bans Finally Headed to Court — Next Year
October 28 2014 1:15 PM ET

Texas, Louisiana Marriage Bans Finally Headed to Court

Sunnivie Brydum

A federal appeals court will hear cases challenging bans on same-sex marriage in Texas and Louisiana January 5.

Texas Trans Man Won't Back Down From AT&T Discrimination Claim
September 24 2014 6:19 PM ET

Trans Man Stands Firm in AT&T Discrimination Claim

Mitch Kellaway

Despite AT&T's denial that Matthew Hileman faced discrimination, he says the company tried to keep him from releasing a recording of coworkers discussing an 'ass-whooping.'

Texas: Cops, Clergy Come Out in Support of Same-Sex Couples
September 18 2014 1:58 PM ET

Texas: Cops, Clergy Come Out in Support of Same-Sex Couples

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

Texas law enforcement officials, clergy, business owners, and first responders are showing support for marriage equality.

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