dallasnews.com — 1+ hour, 6+ min ago
EEOC sues North Texas companies for violating sexual harassment and disability laws
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission sued two North Texas companies this week for allegedly violating ... Smith Funeral Homes and Stevens Transport. The U.S. ... Smith Funeral Homes Inc., which operates several funeral homes in the Dallas area, was sued by the EEOC ... Dallas district office senior trial attorney Meaghan Kuelbs. ... The EEOC accused Stevens Transport of not hiring an applicant because of his disability -- hypertension ... ...
chron.com — 1+ hour, 27+ min ago
Texas adds Ben & Jerry's to list of companies in violation of Israeli boycott ban
Judging by his tweets, Governor Greg Abbott prefers Blue Bell anyway. ... from the companies, according to the New York Times' Patrick McGeehan. ... Israel, according to a statement released by Texas Comptroller Glen Hegar Thursday. ... Ben & Jerry's, and its parent company Unilever, just made Texas' roster of companies that are boycotting ... Since the announcement, other states including New Jersey and Arizona have also chosen to pull funding ... ...
reuters.com — 1+ hour, 2+ min ago
Texas AG moves to force implementation of "remain in Mexico" policy
The administration has appealed the decision to the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. ... District Court for the Northern District of Texas, No. 2:21-cv-0067. ... District Judge Matthew Kacsmaryk last month in a lawsuit by Texas and Missouri said the Biden administration ... At right is Texas Solicitor General Scott Keller. ... Department of Homeland Security should follow the Trump administration's playbook and reimplement the ... ...
dallasnews.com — 3+ week ago
Texas small businesses are no longer immune from sexual harassment claims
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. ... Divine, a partner at labor and employment law firm Muskat, Mahony & Devine LLP. ... In addition to SB 45, the Texas Legislature passed House Bill 21, which extends the statute of limitations ... Aaron Demerson, legal counsel Elsa Ramos wrote that employers who do not have a sexual harassment policy ... Those moving through state court file their claim through the Texas Workforce Commission, while those ... ...
startribune.com — 4+ hour, 47+ min ago
Officials: All migrants are gone from Texas border camp
Asked about the situation in Ciudad Acuna on Friday, Mexico President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said ... at the border crossing between Del Rio, Texas, and Ciudad Acuna, Mexico. ... Del Rio Mayor Bruno Lozano said at a news conference Friday that the clearing of the camp was "phenomenal ... DEL RIO, Texas -- The mayor of a Texas border city where thousands of Haitian migrants camped in recent ... Lozano reported from Del Rio, Texas. ... ...
khou.com — 1+ hour, 58+ min ago
Judge Hidalgo responds to Texas secretary of state auditing Harris County's 2020 election results | Coming up at 1
, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin -- whose election results handed the White House to Biden. ... HARRIS COUNTY, Texas -- _COMING UP AT 1 P.M._| Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo and county officials ... will be responding to the Texas secretary of state's office auditing Harris County's 2020 election results ... Former Secretary of State Ruth Ruggero Hughs, who oversaw the 2020 elections, resigned when the Texas ... Harris County Elections Administrator Isabel Longoria characterized the audits as an attack on Texans ... ...
upi.com — 3+ day ago
Arkansas man sues Texas doctor under 6-week abortion law
In the lawsuit filed in Bexar County District Court, Oscar Stilley, a disbarred lawyer who was convicted ... Centers for Disease Control on Monday designated Antigua and Barbuda, Bermuda and Guyana as "Level 4: ... in conjunction with the start of the United Nations General Assembly. ... Sept. 20 (UPI) -- An Arkansas man on Monday sued a Texas doctor who admitted to violating a Texas law ... CDC designates Antigua, Bermuda, Guyana as "very high" COVID-19 travel risks Sept. 20 (UPI) -- The ... ...
houstonchronicle.com — 10+ hour, 4+ min ago
U.S. House advances landmark bill to uphold abortion rights, targeting bans in Texas and GOP states
Beth Van Duyne. ... Congressional Democrats on Friday passed sweeping legislation to uphold abortion rights, a move that ... Lizzie Fletcher. ... HEARING NEXT WEEK: Justice Department seeks to stop enforcement of Texas abortion ban The measure would ... this bill," said Dallas Republican Rep. ... ...
upi.com — 5+ hour, 16+ min ago
House passes abortion rights legislation, challenging Texas law
UPI News Quiz: United Nations, JoJo Siwa, nostalgic TV Sept. 24 (UPI) -- The U.S. ... Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Leaders of the European Union, Germany, Japan, Lebanon, Pakistan and the Palestinian ... Kim Yo Jong, sister of Kim Jong Un, says North Korea open to dialogue with South 2 dead, including ... Watch live: EU, Palestinian Authority, Japan, Lebanon speak at U.N. ... House of Representatives has approved legislation to give Israel $1 billion to replenish its Iron Dome ... ...
foxnews.com — 2+ hour, 32+ min ago
Abortion rights bill: Texas Rep. Henry Cuellar only Democrat to buck party in vote
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., beat the powerful former Rep. Joe Crowley, D-N.Y. ... Cuellar's primary opponent Jessica Cisneros, who is backed by the progressive PAC Justice Democrats, ... Henry Cuellar was the only Democrat to vote against his party's major abortion bill in the House of Representatives ... Lisa McClain, R-Mich., said on the House floor. ... Diana DeGette, D-Colo., said just before the vote. ... ...