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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Texas Office of the Attorney General

Recent News About Texas Office of the Attorney General

  • Texas AG continues legal battle over school bathrooms

    The legal battle over transgender bathroom rights continued in Texas this week, with Attorney General Ken Paxton joining two colleagues in asking the Obama administration for clarification on its recent letter to schools regarding the issue.

  • Texas abortion clinic law fight heard by Supreme Court

    AUSTIN – Texas House Bill 2, which was enacted in 2013 and deals with the safety and availability of abortion clinics in the state, returned to the spotlight earlier this year with arguments made by the Texas Attorney General’s Office before the U.S. Supreme Court in March in defense of a lawsuit directly tied to the provisions of the law.