Abbott Signs Bill Preventing Government From Subpoenaing SermonsTexas Governor Greg Abbott signed into law Sunday a bill that prevents state and local governments from issuing subpoenas for religious sermons.
Texas House OKs Barring Government From Subpoenaing SermonsThe Texas House has approved prohibiting government entities from compelling pastors and other religious leaders to divulge the contents of their sermons in civil legal cases.
Exxon Mobil Wins A Round In Climate LitigationExxon Mobil Corp. has won an early round in its fight against regulators over whether the oil giant covered up what it knew about climate change.
Senators Summon Planned Parenthood CEO Over SubpoenaLawmakers have voted to summon the CEO of a regional Planned Parenthood to explain why she should not be held in contempt of the state Senate for defying a subpoena that demanded documents on how the organization handles fetal remains.
Planned Parenthood: Texas Extends Clinic Subpoena DeadlinePlanned Parenthood says at least one Texas clinic is getting more time to answer a subpoena from state health investigators that seeks hundreds of pages of staff and patient records.
Armstrong Resisted Subpoena, Then Wanted SecrecyLance Armstrong resisted turning over records sought by U.S Postal Service investigators, then tried to keep the inquiry under seal and out of the public eye, according to recently released court documents.