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Texas AG: Counties Should Wait To Issue Marriage Licenses If Gay Marriage Is Legalized

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is urging county clerks to not immediately start issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples if the U.S. Supreme Court rules that gay marriage is legal.

06/25/2015

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Houston To Offer Benefits To Same-Sex Couples

Houston will provide health care and life insurance benefits to legally married same-sex spouses of city employees, officials announced Wednesday.

11/20/2013

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Court Reinstates Most Of Texas’ New Abortion Rules

A federal appeals court on Thursday ruled that most of Texas’ tough new abortion restrictions can take effect immediately — a decision that means as least 12 clinics won’t be able to perform the procedure starting as soon as Friday.

10/31/2013