Tag Archives: same sex benefits

Taxpayers to Court: Uphold Rule of Law on Marriage

March 1, 2017
In the only case of its kind in the nation, attorneys proved to the Texas Supreme Court this morning that city taxpayers are not legally required...

We need your immediate prayers and financial support for our Texas Supreme Court Case

February 28, 2017
Topic: Uncategorized
Tomorrow morning, March 1st, the Texas Values legal team will be arguing our monumental same-sex benefits case, Pidgeon v. Turner, before the Texas Supreme Court. Our lead...

Texas Values applauds Texas Supreme Court in taking up Same-Sex Benefits Case

January 20, 2017
Austin, TX – The Texas Supreme Court agreed this morning to grant full review for a case from a lower appellate court on the issue of taxpayer...

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
1-20-17 UPDATE: Thanks to your prayers and support, the Texas Supreme Court has agreed to hear out case! Read more. I have an urgent request for your...

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...

Judge: Houston Mayor, City Must Stop Recognizing Same-Sex ‘Marriage’ and Providing Benefits

November 5, 2014
November 5, 2014 – Today, a state district court judge in Houston granted a temporary injunction and ordered Houston Mayor Annise Parker and the City of...

Denied: Houston Mayor, City Lose Again on Same Sex Marriage, Benefits

August 29, 2014
August 28, 2014 – Late yesterday, a federal court judge ruled against the City of Houston and lesbian mayor Annise Parker, in a case about Mayor...