Topic: Legal

Gov. Abbott, Lt. Gov. Patrick, & Atty. Gen. Paxton: Same-Sex Benefits Case Needs Review

October 28, 2016
Texas Governor Greg Abbott, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, and Attorney General Ken Paxton filed a joint legal amicus brief in support of petitioners, Houston taxpayers Pastor Jack Pidgeon...

Elected Officials, Candidates, Leaders Call for Texas Supreme Court to Hear Houston Same-Sex Benefits Case

October 17, 2016
A large coalition of elected officials, candidates, conservative leaders, and pastors have filed an amicus brief in support of Jack Pidgeon and Larry Hicks requesting that...

We Need Your Support for our Texas Supreme Court Case

October 4, 2016
I have an urgent request for your prayers and financial support! Texas Values has just filed an appeal on behalf of Texas taxpayers (Pastor Jack Pidgeon and...

Texas Values Urges Texas Supreme Court to Reconsider Same-Sex Benefits Case

October 3, 2016
Will Texas Court Force Taxpayers to Subsidize Same-Sex Marriage? Today, Houston taxpayers Pastor Jack Pidgeon and Larry Hicks have formally asked the Texas Supreme Court to...

Texas Supreme Court Denies Appeal on Same Sex Benefits

September 6, 2016
On Friday, the Texas Supreme Court denied a request to hear an appeal of a case brought, in 2014, by Houston taxpayers against former Houston Mayor...

U.S. Supreme Court Blocks Health & Safety Standards in Texas Abortion Clinics

June 27, 2016
Today, in a 5-3 decision the U. S. Supreme Court issued an opinion on the case of Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, which was the case...

Legal Brief: Fort Worth ISD Transgender Policy Violates Law

June 16, 2016
Today, Texas Values sent a letter brief to Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton regarding Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick’s opinion request on the legality of the Fort...

Texas, Other States File Lawsuit Against Obama To Protect Privacy & Safety in Public Schools

May 25, 2016
Today, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton filed a lawsuit on behalf of the State of Texas and Harrold Independent School District and was joined by several...

Catholic Nuns, Christian Colleges Fight Obama Admin for Religious Freedom at Supreme Court

March 23, 2016
Today, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments on Zubick v. Burwell, a consolidated case that includes Little Sisters of the Poor, East Texas Baptist University, Houston...

Texas Values Urges Senate to Not Consider Obama Supreme Court Nominee

March 16, 2016
Today, President Obama announced his nomination to replace Justice Antonin Scalia on the U.S. Supreme Court. Jonathan Saenz, President and Attorney of Texas Values, made the...