Rival McKinney Police Associations Headed To Federal CourtA split in the McKinney Police Department is headed to federal court. The McKinney Fraternal Order of Police is suing both the city and the McKinney Police Association.
Attorney General Requests Review Of Same-Sex Marriage RulingTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton has asked the state Supreme Court to review a probate judge's order that found the state's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional.
Appeals Court Hears Challenge To Health Care Law A Texas doctor's challenge to President Obama's health care overhaul is before a federal appeals court in New Orleans.
Texas School Funding Still Unconstitutional A judge declared Texas' school finance system unconstitutional again Thursday, finding that even though the Legislature pumped an extra $3 billion-plus into classrooms last summer the state still fails to provide adequate funding or distribute it fairly among school districts in wealthy and poor areas.
Governor Perry Calls Charges Unconstitutional, Asks Judge To Dimiss CaseGovernor Perry vows to fight every chance he gets. On Monday, his lawyers put it in writing. They filed a 60 page motion to dismiss the felony charges against him calling state statutes overly vague and unconstitutional.
Parts Of New Texas Abortion Law Ruled Unconstitutional A federal judge has ruled that new abortion restrictions passed by the Texas Legislature are unconstitutional and should not take effect as planned on Tuesday.
Dallas Suburb Hears Public On Housing RulingLeaders of a Dallas suburb heard public comment on whether to appeal a ruling that overturned an ordinance banning immigrants in the country illegally from renting apartments.