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Stories Around Texas for May 8th, 2017

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In a Facebook livestream on Sunday, Gov. Greg Abbott signed the bill that bans ‘sanctuary cities’ in Texas. The Texas Legislature passed the bill on Wednesday. Senate Bill 4 requires local government entities and law enforcement officials to comply with federal immigration laws and detainer requests. Click here to read the full story!

 

Parents seeking to adopt children in Texas could soon be rejected by state-funded or private agencies with religious objections to them being Jewish, Muslim, gay, single, or interfaith couples, under a proposal in the Republican-controlled Legislature. Click here to read the full story!

 

Trump’s Wall Faces a Barrier in Texas: Landowner Lawsuits. Click here to read the full story!

It was the nightmare scenario that had been at the heart of the debate over Texas’ new law allowing concealed handguns on college campuses: a knife-wielding attacker stabbing and slashing his way through a crowd of panicked students. Click here to read the full story!

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