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New Texas Senate bill could ban transgender students from high school athletics

New Texas Senate bill could ban transgender students from high school athletics

Many in Texas were upset over Beggs being able to compete against girls, and the state is now considering a bill that would essentially allow the UIL to ban transgender people from competing in high school sports. "Businesses would pull out of Texas, just like they did out of North Carolina and IN when they passed similar measures". "The UIL policy is discriminatory toward transgender athletes", Equality Texas contends.


Former Rep. Corrine Brown Found Guilty of Misusing Charity Funds, Fraud

Former Rep. Corrine Brown Found Guilty of Misusing Charity Funds, Fraud

Brown was convicted on several charges, including conspiracy, mail fraud, and filing multiple false tax returns. She watched the judge read each verdict in a silent courtroom with no visible reaction. As Brown was fighting that change, the indictments were handed down, providing an even larger opening for Lawson, based in Tallahassee. The guilty verdict against a former politician with a reputation for delivering on her promises is hitting a community hard.



Sessions Issues New Charging, Sentencing Policy to US Attorneys

Holder himself responded , calling the policy " dumb on crime ", "ideologically motivated", and "cookie cutter". There are many critics of this policy, including one who now shares the same boss as Sessions: former Texas Governor Rick Perry, current Secretary of the Department of Energy.



Police chief, 2 nursing home employees killed; shooter dead

Backup officers later responded and found Disario outside the Pine Kirk Care Center nursing home . Kirkersville is located about 25 miles (40 kilometers) east of Columbus, Ohio . WBNS reports the gunman is "down" after turning the gun on himself. Pine Kirk is licensed for 24 patients and had 23 as of May 3, according to Ohio Department of Health records.