Texas

Young Conservatives of Texas
7:18 am
Tue November 19, 2013

University Of Texas Students Cancel 'Catch An Illegal Immigrant Game'

Students walk through the University of Texas at Austin campus near the school's iconic tower in Austin, Texas.
Eric Gay AP

Originally published on Tue November 19, 2013 7:41 am

Update at 10 a.m. ET. Game Has Been Cancelled:

Our friends at NPR member station KUT report the Young Conservatives of Texas has called off a game of "catch an illegal immigrant," which had sparked condemnation from the University of Texas at Austin community at large.

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Abortion Law
3:36 pm
Tue October 29, 2013

Texas Court Rejects Portions Of Controversial Abortion Law, Which Side Won?

Earlier this year, people protesting restrictive abortion laws in Texas staged a sit-in at the state capitol. The bill passed, but key portions were blocked by a recent court ruling.
Flickr Photo/Lauren Gerson

Marcie Sillman talks with Dahlia Lithwick, writer for Slate, about the ruling in Texas that blocked part of the state’s restrictive abortion law.