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Keller ISD Postpones Vote On Anti-Discrimination Policy

A large crowd is expected to attend the Keller ISD’s board meeting on Thursday, as they discuss a proposed change in how the district’s anti-discrimination policy is written.

08/13/2015

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Federal Court Strikes Down ‘Discriminatory’ Texas Voter ID Law

A federal appeals court has struck down Texas’ voter ID law, ruling that the Republican-backed measure first passed in 2011 violates the Voting Rights Act.

08/05/2015

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Ex-Broadcaster Craig James Sues Fox Sports Over Firing

Former college football television analyst Craig James on Monday filed a religious discrimination lawsuit against Fox Sports that contends he was fired because he had expressed opposition to gay marriage during a failed run for the U.S. Senate.

08/03/2015

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Rubio Says U.S. Should Address Discrimination

The U.S. must acknowledge a “painful” history of racial discrimination that still affects many minorities, Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio said Monday.

07/28/2015

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Pregnant Woman Serves Waffle House A Lawsuit

A North Texas woman is suing Waffle House, saying she was discriminated against and fired for being pregnant.

06/04/2015

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HOA Bans Specific Dog Breeds From Complex

The Remington Point Villas HOA has banned Pit Bulls, German Shepherds, Rottweilers and Dobermans.

06/03/2015

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Supreme Court Divided In Housing Bias Debate

The Supreme Court appeared to be sharply divided on Wednesday in their debate over a decades-old strategy for fighting discrimination in housing.

01/21/2015

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SMU Taking Steps To Once Again Be Title IX Compliant

Southern Methodist University is taking steps to return federal compliance after being found in violation of sex assault and anti-harassment guidelines. SMU is vowing to return to compliance by Thursday night.

CBS 11–12/11/2014

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Dallas Ebola Victim’s Fiancee Moves Into New Home

The fiancee of U.S. Ebola index-patient Thomas Eric Duncan has moved into a Dallas condominium a month after emerging from quarantine and after a series of landlords rejected her rental application.

11/21/2014

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Neighbors Of Ebola Patient Feel ‘Discriminated Against’

Residents in the Vickery Meadow neighborhood of Dallas are living near the epicenter of the Ebola scare in North Texas. Now, they’re facing a different challenge — discrimination.

10/06/2014

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Texas Voter ID Decision Not Expected Before Nov. Elections

A federal judge on Tuesday began reviewing tough new Texas voter ID rules challenged by the Obama administration in a trial that could threaten the polarizing law.

09/02/2014

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Officer’s Association Calling For FWPD Chief’s Resignation

The findings of an internal investigation over claims of harassment and racial discrimination within the Fort Worth Police Department continue to set off fiery emotions.

CBSDFW.COM–08/22/2014

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