State Senator Jose Menendez

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Bill to Curb Cyberbullying Passes Texas House

The Texas House voted 130-to-11 Friday to pass Senate Bill 179, legislation intended to prevent online harassment and punish cyberbullies in public schools.

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Two Indicted for Texas Teen Cyber-Bullying Suicide

The tragic suicide of a Texas teen late last year left one family with few answers and even less justice until this week when authorities arrested and indicted two suspects in connection with the cyber-bullying of their daughter.

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Teacher Sex Misconduct Bill Filed for 2017 Texas Lege Sesh

Monday marked the first day for Texas lawmakers to pre-file bills for the upcoming 2017 legislative session. Among the many proposals submitted was one which intends to combat the growing problem of teacher-student sexual misconduct.