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Laws of Gravity
"...the classic rules of playwriting/scriptwriting; as inexorable as the laws of gravity. So, early on in this movie when..."

Dec. 11, 1992 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Laws of Attraction
The first law of attraction is sexual chemistry – something this movie is completely lacking.
"...Parker Posey, Michael Sheen, Frances Fisher and Nora Dunn. Laws of Attraction: Cute title for a movie about married..."

April 30, 2004 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Opinion: A Plea for Red Flag Laws
Emma Bribiescas Mancha-Sumners lost her niece in a homicide last year. She believes stronger gun laws could have saved her niece’s life.
"...Effective Red Flag Laws that 1) screen for a history of violence, mental..."

March 6, 2020 Column by Emma Bribiescas Mancha-Sumners

Fighting Voter ID Laws
Activists and lawmakers give tips on how to stop "voter suppression" laws
"...Dallas at a panel on fighting against Voter ID laws this morning at the Texas Democratic Party Convention here..."

June 7, 2008 News Post by Lee Nichols

Beer Laws Moving Today
Your guide to the mixed reactions
"...Today and tomorrow, the Texas Senate is expected to..."

March 25, 2013 Food Post by Ivy Le

Local Businesses Warn Lege on Anti-LGBTQ Laws
Discriminatory laws not just morally corrupt but financially damaging
"...to any other state that's passed these kinds of laws, you see their businesses have been hurt. It would..."

Nov. 18, 2016 News Feature by Mary Tuma

The Laws of the Land
Hatfield and McCoy Drama Unfolds Over Aquifer
"...It doesn't take doppler radar to determine that the Laws family, whose roots run deep in Texas soil, doesn't..."

April 24, 1998 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

Laws Are Made by Petty Fools With Vested Interests
"...be vaguely similar. Unfortunately, such is not the case. Laws are made by petty fools with vested interests. Our..."

Sept. 2, 2008 Postmarks

The In-Laws
"...and Maria Ricossa. Mention Arthur Hiller’s 1979 film The In-Laws to people of a certain age, and you’ll likely..."

May 23, 2003 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Bike Laws Make No Sense
"...Dear Editor, The laws pertaining to bicycles do not make sense with the..."

April 24, 2008 Postmarks

Laws of Texas Inaccessible
"...available source to be able to read the current laws of Texas. The "Texas Legislature Online" Web site at..."

Oct. 1, 2003 Postmarks

Laws Draws Criticism for Racial Slur
Mustang Ridge mayor pro tem and water company GM refers to possible immigrant detention center as "holding pen for ________"
"...Member Mike Martinez called for the resignation of Charles Laws, Mustang Ridge mayor pro tem and water company general..."

March 28, 2008 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

Council Holds Off on Boycotting Alabama for Restrictive Abortion Laws
Abortion protest could do more harm than good, say advocates
"...punishment for passing one of the most restrictive abortion laws in the country...."

June 7, 2019 News Post by Mary Tuma

The Common Law: New Texas Traffic Laws Take Effect in September
New Texas traffic laws take effect in September
"...heads or tails of the hundreds of new Texas laws that took effect on September 1. The new laws..."

Sept. 6, 2013 Column by Luke Ellis

The Common Law: Boating Laws and Night WaterSkiing
Boating Laws and Night Water Skiing
"...the water. Here are some other basic Texas boating laws to know:..."

July 5, 2013 Column by Luke Ellis

Bikers Have To Be Respectful of Traffic Laws
"...Several law-abiding cyclists have worked for years promoting existing/new laws that protect cyclists, for greater acceptance of cycling as..."

Oct. 4, 2011 Postmarks

Reefer Madness: Drug Laws Are So Fifties
Advocacy group calls for a return to the Seventies on sentencing
"...current mandatory minimums, it is not surprising that the laws have failed just like their predecessors," staff attorney Molly..."

Oct. 17, 2008 News Column by Jordan Smith

The Common Law: Strange Brew – Interesting New Texas Laws
New Texas laws affect eating, drinking, weapons, and tanning
"...Hundreds of new Texas laws took effect on Sept. 1. Some of the new..."

Oct. 4, 2013 Column by Luke Ellis

How About They Waive the Laws for Me?
"...requirements and thus was fully in compliance with our laws and regulations, but darn it, we don't want it..."

Dec. 15, 2006 Postmarks

Texas' Latest Pro-Gun Laws Kick In
Never let it be said that Texas lawmakers have done nothing to respond to mass shootings
"...Here are a (selected) few of the gun laws enacted by 2019's 86th Texas Legislature; all of the..."

Sept. 6, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

We Need Spay/Neuter Laws
"...than to do the responsible thing and pass spay/neuter laws. It is just easier to not get your animal..."

Aug. 10, 2012 Postmarks

It's Important To Follow Traffic Laws
"...previous letter “Bikers Have To Be Respectful of Traffic Laws” [“Postmarks” online, Oct. 4]: My comments apply to all..."

Oct. 11, 2011 Postmarks

Laws Create Profit
"...become a mafia, which profits from the sex crimes laws as defined and expanded and described in Ms. Smith’s..."

Sept. 13, 2010 Postmarks

Respect the Laws of the Road
"...lights, run stop signs, and fail to obey traffic laws on the street, and I don't stop and give..."

Nov. 13, 2006 Postmarks

Health Has Little to Do With Drug Laws
"...column [“The Hightower Report”], if health outcomes determined drug laws instead of cultural norms, marijuana would be legal. Unlike..."

July 24, 2006 Postmarks

Enforce Traffic Laws, Reduce Deaths
"...drivers, and pedestrians alike, we should avoid passing new laws and instead actively enforce existing traffic laws, specifically those..."

June 19, 2006 Postmarks

Tax Laws? What Tax Laws?
Corporations still get very gentle treatment from the IRS
"...Access Clearinghouse at Syracuse University, government enforcement of tax laws against businesses and corporations continue to spiral downward, despite..."

April 16, 2004 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Abbott Orders Texas Prosecutors to Enforce Marijuana Laws
Travis County D.A. says dismissals will continue
"...the snafu created by lawmakers: “Failing to enforce marijuana laws cannot be blamed on legislation that did not decriminalize..."

July 18, 2019 News Post by Kevin Curtin

Council Dials Back Laws Targeting Homeless
In response, Abbott again threatens to save Austin from its elected leaders
"...with the specific offenses of solicitation, sitting/lying, and camping, laws against assault, harassment, and other hostile behaviors are still..."

June 28, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

The Toll Anti-Choice Laws Have on Real Lives
UT researcher interviewed 603 women about the barriers facing abortion care in Texas
"...abortion-seeking women in Texas. A string of GOP-authored anti-choice laws over the past few years has created a logistical..."

June 21, 2019 News Feature by Mary Tuma

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