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Barred from disaster relief, damaged Texas churches sue government

Washington D.C., Sep 8, 2017 / 12:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Texas churches damaged by Hurricane Harvey filed a lawsuit against the Federal Emergency Management Agency, claiming they have been denied disaster relief grants due to their religious status. “After the costliest and most devastating natural disaster in […]

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Texas Senate passes bill banning general insurance plans from covering abortion

Austin, Texas, Jul 29, 2017 / 04:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- On Wednesday the Texas Senate passed a bill which would ban general insurance policies from covering abortions for private citizens, government employees, and those insured under the Affordable Care Act. The bill, SB8, would still allow for […]

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Texas Catholics to governor: don’t execute mentally ill man

Austin, Texas, Dec 2, 2014 / 04:59 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Texas Catholic Conference has called on governor Rick Perry to stay the execution of mentally ill death row inmate Scott Louis Panetti, saying his execution is “not merely unjust, but immoral.” “Mr. Panetti’s lengthy history of […]

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Supreme Court halts parts of Texas abortion law, but it’s not over yet

Supreme Court halts parts of Texas abortion law, but it's not over yet

Washington D.C., Oct 15, 2014 / 04:59 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Backers of a 2013 Texas law which strengthened health and safety requirements for the state's abortion clinics will continue to support the law as it winds through the court system, following a temporary block of some portions […]

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