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Federal Judge May Grant Injunction In Arlington Open Carry Lawsuit

An open carry gun rights group is asking a judge to temporarily suspend enforcement of a law preventing people from handing out flyers to people driving by in busy intersections.

07/07/2014

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Residents Accuse Open Carry Supporters Of Being Bullies

Another weekend, another rally for members of Open Carry Tarrant County, but this time they drew a crowd on both sides of the issue.

05/31/2014

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Gun Carrying Group May Not Be Only Ones Affected By Arlington Bans

One story reported on CBSDFW.COM has a lot of people talking. It started with Tuesday night’s vote on an ordinance by the Arlington City Council to ban guns and concealed weapons at public meetings.

CBSDFW.COM–04/23/2014

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YouTube Ordered To Take Down Anti-Muslim Film

A U.S. appeals court ordered YouTube on Wednesday to take down an anti-Muslim film that sparked violent riots in parts of the Middle East and death threats to the actors.

02/27/2014

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Valedictorian: State & Federal Laws Violated After Speech “Censoring”

It’s been exactly one week since administrators with the Joshua ISD silenced the graduation speech of the class valedictorian, because he made religious references. Now the high schooler has retained the services of a non-profit legal group.

CBSDFW.COM–06/13/2013

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Judge Rules For Cheerleaders In Bible Banner Suit

A judge has ruled that cheerleaders at a Southeast Texas high school can display banners emblazoned with Bible verses at football games.

05/08/2013

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Texas School District Reconsiders Religious Banners Ban

A southeast Texas school board will take public comment on its decision to bar high school cheerleaders from displaying religious messages on banners at sporting events.

02/26/2013

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Online Videos Put DPD Lieutenant’s Job At Risk

A website created by Lt. Regina Smith with the Dallas PD, showing her dressed provocatively and flashing a gun, could put her job in jeopardy, according to an attorney.

11/29/2012

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Judge Blocks Graphic Images On Cigarette Packages

A judge on Monday blocked a federal requirement that would have begun forcing tobacco companies next year to put graphic images including dead and diseased smokers on their cigarette packages.

11/07/2011

Watauga "Free Speech" Suit

A north Texas case of free speech is headed to Federal court.

10/07/2010

High Court To Hear Military Funeral Protest Case

The father of a Marine killed in Iraq is asking the Supreme Court to reinstate a $5 million verdict against members of a fundamentalist church who picketed his son’s funeral with signs like “Thank God […]

10/06/2010