Texas Law

Hospitals Educating Parents To Prevent Child Hot Car DeathsThe death of a 10-month-old baby left in a hot car in an Austin parking lot is the latest reminder of heat-related dangers. That's especially true for new parents.
Some Texas Lawmakers Oppose Changing Religious Objection LawTexas lawmakers and top business leaders vowed Tuesday to kill two proposed constitutional amendments they say will promote anti-gay discrimination and could lead to backlash similar to recent reactions in Indiana and Arkansas.
Pet Prenups Could Save Divorcing Couples GriefShould couples sign a pet prenup to decide who gets a pet in a divorce?
Texas Court Asks: Is Man's Best Friend Priceless? They say all dogs go to heaven. But if they get there before their time, should someone pay up?
Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Fondling GranddaughterA repeat sex offender will spend the rest of his life in prison for abusing his own granddaughter. Prosecutors say Melvin Allen, 57, fondled the 6-year-old girl at her Arlington home during a weekend visit in September 2010.
Dad Shows Kids Porn, Mom Fights To Change State LawAfter almost two years of legal battles, a Dallas mother finally got justice for her daughters. The woman’s ex-husband showed pornography to their daughters, and under Texas law it was legal.