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Texas Legislature grants nearly $300 million to UNT campuses for construction

    Texas Legislature grants nearly $300 million to UNT campuses for construction

Texas lawmakers passed a $3 billion bill for university construction projects across the state before ending this year’s third special legislative session on Oct. 19.  Senate Bill 52 will grant

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University does not expect an increase in gun violence following new unlicensed carry bill

    University does not expect an increase in gun violence following new unlicensed carry bill

Campus officials did not distribute a campus announcement of the unlicensed carry legislation, which was enacted Sept. 1, stating they are not concerned about the new law. The Firearm Carry

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City Council votes to request legislation from Texas Legislature for special taxing districts

    City Council votes to request legislation from Texas Legislature for special taxing districts

In a special meeting held last week, the Denton City Council agreed to request legislation from the Texas State Legislature in a split 4-3 vote, which would authorize the creation

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Detrimental loopholes in Texas sexual assault laws need to be revised

    Detrimental loopholes in Texas sexual assault laws need to be revised

Content warning: Sexual assault. Like many, I was not aware of the fine print involving my state’s sexual assault laws, and it wasn’t until I was a victim of sexual

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Smatresk, police explore campus carry options

    Smatresk, police explore campus carry options

Update Saturday, June 6 Dalton LaFerney | News Editor UNT President Neal Smatresk expressed his disapproval of the campus carry law

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HB 40 passes in House, threatens Denton fracking ban

Paul Wedding / Senior Staff Writer The Texas House of Representatives passed a bill today giving government control over gas and

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Speak up on Abbott’s commencement address

The Editorial Board This Editorial Board is neither excited nor disgruntled with Gov. Greg Abbott delivering the keynote address at

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Reject Rep. King’s House Bill 539

    Reject Rep. King’s House Bill 539

The Editorial Board Denton’s ban on hydraulic fracturing faces opposition from state agencies and politicians. Texas lawmakers should not allow

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