At the University of Texas at Austin, there are calls to take down a statue of the Confederate president on campus.
The Supreme Court backed the part of Arizona’s tough immigration law that allows for police to check the immigration status of anyone they stop.
Others components of the bill were struck down though — they include:
The high court also ruled on a case regarding campaign finance. By a 5-4 vote, the court’s conservative justices said the 2010 decision in the Citizen’s United case applies to state laws on campaign finance. In doing so, the justices struck down a Montana law limiting corporate campaign financing.
From controversial new textbooks to a Maverick family reunion, here are stories from Jeremy Hobson's week in Houston and San Antonio.