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This article provides you with general information about your rights as an immigrant. This includes what police officers can and cannot do. This article was written by the Texas Civil Rights Project. 
This article provides information on domestic violence in lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender relationships. It is adapted from content created by the Texas Council on Family Violence.
This guide provides useful information regarding voting and the LGBTQ+ community.
This article provides information about succeeding at work and protection against discrimination. This article was provided by the National Alliance on Mental illness.
This article tells you about ways members of the military and their families may be able to gain U.S. Citizenship. This article was written by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service. 
This article tells what you need to know if you're thinking about applying for a mortgage to buy, refinance or make improvements to your home. This article was written by the Federal Trade Commission. 
This article provides answers to common questions about national origin discrimination. Specifically, if and how you can file against it. This article is written by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
This article explains what peace bonds are under Texas law. It was written by Texas Legal Services Center.   
This article contains a link to a handbook entitled "Peace of Mind: A Guide to Supporting Special Kids with Special Needs”. The handbook is intended to identify and generally explain the unique issues that parents of children with special needs commonly face including, the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, housing...
This article provides information and answers on a power of attorney in Texas, including what it does, how to end it, and what are the advantages of a power of attorney. This article was written by the Legal Hotline for Texans at the Texas Legal Services Center.     
This article contains information on healthcare for pregnant women, pregnancy rights and insurance, and pregnancy discrimination. This content is reproduced from the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.     
This article contains information to let you know about protections available to pregnant employees in the workplace. This article was written by the Texas Young Lawyers Association.   
This article provides a packet that answers questions about intellectual property, specifically about copyrights, trademarks, patents and more. This article was written by Texas Young Lawyers Association. 
This article provides answers to common questions about the Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act (MSPA). This article was written by the U.S. Department of Labor. 
This article about the public charge test was written by Texas Legal Services Center - Medical-Legal Partnerships. 
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine's publication provides comprehensive information about assistive technology and funding sources.
This article provides information on race and color discrimination, harassment, and discrimination employment policies and practices. This article is reproduced from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.  Click here to read the entire article.     
This article was written by Texas Legal Services Center.  The information on this website is not a substitute for, and does not replace the advice or representation of, a licensed attorney. Legal information is not the same as legal advice, which is the application of law to an individual's specific circumstances.     
This article provides answers to common questions about religious discrimination and the laws that protect against it. This article was composed by TexasLawHelp based on information from the United States Equal Opportunity Commission and the Texas Workforce Commission.
This article explains what constitutes retaliation; why it happens; and how to prevent it. This article is from the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.