21st April 2015
Restaurant with scantily-clad male waiters to open in Texas 19
4:41 PM — A restaurant is opening in the gay neighbourhood of Dallas which appears to be the gay equivalent of sleazy chain Hooters.
20th April 2015
Court smacks down petition to stop Houston LGBT rights law 9
1:52 PM — A court has upheld an equal rights ordinance in Houston, Texas - after rejecting a legal challenge from anti-gay activists.
16th April 2015
Texas Republicans scrap bill that banned trans students from using toilets at school 3
6:36 PM — A bill that would have banned transgender people from using toilets in Texas schools has been withdrawn by the House State Affairs Committee.
14th April 2015
Judge refuses to recognise gay men as parents 65
11:08 AM — A judge in Texas has refused to allow two gay fathers to be listed on their sons' birth certificates - despite being their biological fathers.
2nd April 2015
Mother accused of child abuse for letting daughter wear a suit 13
12:45 PM — Texas mother said a shop assistant accused her of child abuse when she tried to buy a suit for her daughter.
22nd March 2015
Anti-gay Senator Ted Cruz to launch Presidential campaign tomorrow 10
4:41 PM — Anti-gay Republican Ted Cruz is expected to formally launch his Presidential campaign tomorrow.
20th March 2015
Texas Attorney General sues US government over same-sex spouse benefit 12
11:55 AM — Attorney General Ken Paxton has filed a lawsuit against the US Department of Labour after it extended family benefits to same-sex spouses.
18th March 2015
Texas lawmakers just broke a record they really shouldn’t be proud of 46
12:27 PM — Texas lawmakers appear to have broken a record that they really shouldn't be proud of.
16th March 2015
Texas Republican: We need to keep a defunct sodomy ban because it upholds a ‘moral standard’ 29
2:54 PM — A Texas lawmaker has defended the state keeping a defunct law banning on sodomy on the books - despite being struck down by the Supreme Court.
15th March 2015
Texas newspaper prints first same-sex wedding announcement 7
5:33 PM — A newspaper in Fort Worth, Texas, has published its first wedding announcement for a same-sex couple.
9th March 2015
Texas Republicans elect Chair who threatened to cancel newspaper subscription over gay kiss 23
7:53 PM — The Texas Republican Party has elected a new chair - who previously threatened to cancel his subscription to his local newspaper, if they ever print a gay kiss.
7th March 2015
Glitter bomb attacks pose a health and safety risk, anti-gay lawmakers warned 14
2:59 PM — Lawmakers in Texas have been warned of the risks posed by gay rights 'glitter bomb' attacks, as several anti-gay laws hit the state legislature.
Politician’s gay son speaks out against his dad’s anti-gay bill 20
12:48 PM — A Texas Republican's own son has spoken out to condemn a bill which would abolish protections for LGBT workers.
2nd March 2015
US: Texas Republican on his fifth marriage complains about one lesbian wedding 31
6:38 PM — A Texas Republican who is on his fifth marriage has complained - after a judge ruled that two women could not be prevented from marrying once.
26th February 2015
Texas bill would make it a crime NOT to discriminate against trans people 214
3:03 PM — Texas State Representative Debbie Riddle has proposed a bill that would make it illegal to allow a trans person to use the correct toilet.
24th February 2015
Awww! A 9 year old girl has written to Congress asking for marriage equality 4
5:21 PM — A 9 year old girl from Texas has written a letter to Congress asking for marriage equality, as part of her one letter a week campaign to advocate positive change for others.
23rd February 2015
Texas Attorney General attempts to void ‘medically fragile’ gay couple’s marriage 5
9:22 AM — The Attorney General of the US state of Texas has attempted to declare void the marriage of a gay couple granted a licence on medical grounds.
20th February 2015
Texas Attorney General: Lesbian couple’s marriage should be void 3
5:53 PM — A day after a lesbian couple were allowed to marry in the state of Texas on medical grounds, the Attorney General there has argued that it should be deemed void.
10th February 2015
Texas to perform at Manchester Pride
5:16 PM — Scottish rock band Texas will perform at this year’s Manchester Pride, organisers have announced.
7th February 2015
US: Texas school defends ‘right’ to exclude pupil for being gay 103
4:31 PM — A private school in Texas has defended its right to exclude a student for "homosexual activity".