Texas Asks Court To Allow Its Ban On 'Sanctuary Cities' Attorneys for Texas are asking a federal appeals court in New Orleans to let the state's law banning "sanctuary cities" take effect.
Recreational & Medical Marijuana Measures Pass In Several StatesHillary Clinton didn't win on election night, but marijuana did....and it won big. Recreational marijuana use is now legal in California, Massachusetts, and Nevada.
Drivers Who Ignore Flooded Roadway Signs Can Face Criminal ChargesDrivers who ignore signs warning of high water can be charged under Texas law.
University Of Texas To Allow Guns In ClassroomsThe University of Texas will allow concealed handgun license holders to carry their guns into the classroom.
New State Law Bans Tanning For Texas MinorsAmong the many new laws taking affect this month is one designed to prevent teens from getting skin cancer.
Dead Voter Names Can Stay On Texas RollsWith the general election only weeks away, a Texas judge has temporarily blocked the state from ordering counties to strip their voter lists of names that belong to people the government thinks may be dead after thousands of letters were sent to voters telling them to confirm they are alive.
New Law Offers More Help For Abuse Victims & Their PetsNew state laws now give more protection to not only victims of domestic abuse, but their pets, as well.
Seat Belts Now Mandatory In School Buses