Hearing Set In Wal-Mart Same-Sex Benefits SettlementA federal judge in Boston has scheduled a hearing in a class-action lawsuit by Wal-Mart employees who sued the retail chain for denying health benefits to their same-sex spouses.
UT System Extends Benefits To Gay SpousesThe UT system will require a marriage certificate and application for anyone wanting to extend their coverage to their spouse.
Paxton Sues Over Same-Sex BenefitsTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton is suing the federal labor department over a plan that would extend family and medical leave benefits to married same-sex couples.
Fort Worth's BNSF Railway To Offer Health Care To Same-Sex Spouses The nation's largest freight rail carriers announced Wednesday they will provide health care benefits to the same-sex spouses of their employees, one day after legally married, gay engineers filed a federal lawsuit in Seattle.
Texas National Guard Denies U.S. Military Benefits For Gay CouplesThe Texas National Guard refused to enroll a woman involved in a same sex relationship into the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System.