"Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed an adoption bill into law on Thursday that allows adoption agencies receiving public funding to refuse to place children in adoptive families or foster homes that conflict with the agencies' religious beliefs." Jurist
"Gov. Greg Abbott (R-Texas) signed Senate Bill 24 Friday, which prevents the state officials from issuing subpoenas demanding that pastors hand over their sermon messages for government inspection." OneNewsNow
"The justices -- at least some who seemed skeptical of the state's position -- proposed the examples as they considered whether the state's exclusion of a church-operated daycare center from a playground resurfacing program constitutes religious discrimination."