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Texas Republicans Promise to Pass Anti-LGBT Laws Next Year

POLITICS | By John Riley | Aug 15
What most people have seemed to take away from the recent fight over North Carolina's HB 2 is that the fallout from the controversial anti-LGBT law has caused the state much grief. Not anti-LGBT Texas lawmakers, though.

Lesbian Visitor Murdered in Austin

CRIME | By Heather Cassell | Aug 7
This was the happiest time in Teqnika Moultrie's life, but it was tragically cut short early Sunday morning in Austin, Texas.

More Than 20 Texas Towns Repeal Sex Offender Residency Law

CRIME | By David Warren | Feb 8
A broad legal challenge has led more than 20 towns in Texas to ease restrictions over the last few months on where sex offenders can live instead of fight a costly battle in court.

Go Big Or Go Home: 48 Hours in Houston

By Matthew Wexler | Feb 1
Houston is the fourth-largest city in the country and packed with LGBT happenings that will heat up your winter blues.

Texas Men Who Tortured Black Gay Man Indicted

CRIME | By John Riley | Aug 22
A federal grand jury returned a four-count indictment against Jimmy Garza, Jr., 32, and Ramiro Serrata, Jr., 22. The men are accused of a hate crime involving alleged sexual violence.

Where to Go in 2015: Houston

By Matthew Wexler | Jan 4
Go big or go home. For our final "Where to Go in 2015" installment, it's going to be a knee slappin' good time in the Lone Star State. Watch out, Houston, here we come.

San Antonio Gay Bar Workers Beaten in Alleged Anti-Gay Attack

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 18
Employees of the San Antonio, Texas gay bar, the Saint Showbar, said they were brutally beaten outside their place of employment in the early morning hours of Wednesday, Dec. 17, and they believe it was because they are gay.

The Postman Always Brings Meth

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 23
A veteran mail carrier was arrested last week while driving along his route in Texas, when police busted him distributing methamphetamine along with the mail.

Male Strippers on Ebola Nurse Flight Self-Quarantine

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 17
Apparently, male strippers now have a higher level of protocol for Ebola than the CDC, self-quarantining after sharing a flight with the infected Texas nurse.

Texas Rep. Compares Gay Marriage to Cancer

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 1
Texas' GOP state representative recently compared gay marriage to cancer, and said that gay people shouldn't marry because they can't have children, comparing it to the losing streak of the Phoenix Suns -- but one that would never end.

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