Tag Archives: Harris County
Tarrant County won't issue licenses even if the stay is lifted; Bexar County will be open around the clock.
Same-sex couples in Fort Worth may have to go to Dallas to get licenses if a judge lifts his stay of a ruling striking down Texas' same-sex marriage bans. ...Read More
Greg Abbott's successful efforts to shut down a voter registration campaign in Harris County is an offense against democracy. ...Read More
Oliver doesn’t just hold some old-fashioned ideas about family violence. He makes it clear that he wants to be Harris County DA to reduce prosecution of domestic abuse.
More than a quarter of the Texas women murdered by their partners die in Harris County. But Lloyd Oliver, who won the Democratic nomination for DA in 2012 and i...Read More
Yet another Justice Department study says the Harris County Jail has a sexual abuse problem. Can Sheriff Garcia fix the problem without admitting it exists?...Read More
Harris County family court judge Denise Pratt has been plagued by scandal, bad press and even official reprimands. Come March 4th, will it matter?...Read More
As head of Texans Together, Fred Lewis helps poor and minority Texans gain a say in state government....Read More
In 2001, Houston voters approved an amendment to the city charter forbidding benefits for anyone but "legal spouses" of city employees. Is a gay couple legally ...Read More