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Senator Ted Cruz’ Plush Condo Over Looks Houston Gay Bar!

Senator Ted Cruz’ Plush Condo Over Looks Houston Gay Bar!
The Royalton located at 3333 Allen Parkway in Houston.


Senator Ted Cruz’ Plush Condo Over Looks Houston Gay Bar!

One of the Country’s Most Outspoken Critics Of Anything LGBTQ, Ted Cruz’s Houston Condo Offers Views Of Popular Gay Bar.

Living next door to a gay martini bar in Houston must keep a Texas Senator and Presidential hopeful praying at all hours of the night. With all those beefy karaoke goers, drag queen bingos screams, and never ending Beyoncé tracks floating up to his luxury condo on the nineteenth floor.

Unbeknownst to the LGBTQ community of Houston, the most dangerous Canadian born politician has been living in their backyard since 2008.

Nestled in luxury; Rafael Edward Cruz aka ‘Ted’ as in Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and his wife; Heidi reside at what was once called the ‘Crown Jewel’ of Houston. The Royalton is a beautiful thirty-three-story high-rise; offering fabulous floor plans, walls of windows, and limo service on the weekends. Located just one block from Guava Lamp at 3333 Allen Parkway.

The plush Cruz condo offers great views of downtown and direct views into the wild world of Guava Lamp’s patio; that is sure to give the Senator something to ponder on Wednesday nights.

Maybe he should consider venturing out of his perch and grabbing a cocktail. Who knows, he might change his beliefs. It should be noted that Robert Durst also owned a condo on the same floor, just two doors down.

It ain’t all yellow roses… in Texas.

Federal Court Rules Transgender Woman Lawsuit Against Texas Prison Director Move Forward

Federal Court Rules Transgender Woman Lawsuit Against Texas Prison Director Move Forward
Brad Livingston, Director of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice

Federal Court Rules Transgender Woman Lawsuit Against Texas Prison Director Move Forward

Passion Star, An Inmate In Texas Has Sued The States Prison System For Allowing Her To Be Sexually Abused!

(Houston, Texas) 03/15/16 — Today, a Federal Judge for the United States District Court For The Southern District Of Texas, in downtown Houston ruled today that Brad Livingston, the executive director for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) will remain a defendant in a case where a transgender woman has sued relating to prison abuse.

The Court recognized that Livingston has a responsibility under federal law to establish reasonable policies and procedures or train and supervise TDCJ staff to prevent sexual abuse. It also highlighted the heightened risk that LGBT prisoners face in custody. (Read The Full Court Order Here)

Passion Star, a transgender woman currently in the custody of TDCJ accuses the Texas prison system, and its director for lack of policies and staff training that has allowed fellow inmates to sexually assault, and rape her.

According to Lambda Legal Star had been in seven facilities, and had been ‘raped, slashed with a knife, forced to submit to undesired sexual acts to escape violence, and/or threatened with sexual assault,’ before being housed in ‘safekeeping.’

Federal Judge Alfred H. Bennett wrote in the his order that was made public today “Plaintiff was sentenced to serve time in prison. She was not sentenced to be raped and assaulted by her fellow inmates.”

Zollicoffer v. Livingston

Shooter Fires Multiple Shots At Texas Senator’s Office!

Texas Rangers investigate the scene of an overnight shooting at State Senator John Whitmire's office along Yale Street,
Photo Courtesy of: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


Shooter Fires Multiple Shots At Texas Senator’s Office!

Houston Office Of Senator John Whitmire, An Long Supporter Of LGBT Equality; Riddled With Bullet Holes After Over Night Shooting!

(Houston, Texas) The Texas Rangers and Houston Police Department are investigating who opened fire on the office of ‘one of the most powerful Texas lawmakers’ early Thursday morning in the Houston Heights neighborhood.

The incident occurred at the Yale Street office of Senator John Whitmire in the Houston Heights. The office was not open, and no injuries were reported.

Whitmire, a known advocate, and long-time supporter for ‘Equality’ in the LGBTQ+ community,  has attended fundraisers, and annually attends the F.A.C.E Awards Houston.

“When you look at the damage, and start tracing it, there are bullet holes here in the office, and at least four slugs… a couple of them ricocheted around,” a shaken  Senator Whitmire said, “There are bullet slugs everywhere. One lodged in a framed picture.”

1024x1024-2-1024x682 Shooter Fires Multiple Shots At Texas Senator's Office!
Photo Courtesy of: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle

Houston Police say 9-1-1 call logs show several neighbors reported hearing  “loud banging sounds or possible gun shots” at around 12:30 a.m. Thursday morning.

Senator Whitmire is the “Dean” of the Texas Senate, has served as a state senator for more than 30 years, and is one of the state’s most powerful legislators.

Dying Gay Houston Man’s Organs Will Be Donated

Richard Garcia Gay Man Houston


Dying Gay Houston Man’s Organs Will Be Donated

Richard A. Garcia’s Organs Will Go To People Waiting For Life Saving Transplants

In the moment of sadness comes a light. Its hard for the friends and family to understand in their time of loss, but as there is sadness in one room; comes the ‘light of life’ in another.

(Houston, Texas)  In the early morning hours of Monday, March 7, 2016 Richard Garcia attempted to enter Texas Spur 527 (in Montrose) in the wrong direction, and hit a guardrail. According to the police report ‘Garcia stopped on the overpass, got out of the car, and fell over the concrete barrier’ to the street below.

For two days, family and friends with the support of social media waited for signs of life. Sadly there were none. Doctors confirmed the families worst fears.

Doctors at the Texas Medical Center’s ‘Ben Taub’ Neurological Intensive Care Unit performed a number of tests to determine if Garcia was brain dead. One of those checks included whether Garcia could initiate his own breath, a very primitive reflex carried out by the brain stem.

According to the American Medical Association a person is considered brain-dead when he no longer has any neurological activity in the brain or brain stem — meaning no electrical impulses are being sent between brain cells.

On Tuesday, Houston Police Department‘s Jodi Silva detailed to About News that ‘Garcia’ had been issued a M.E. number (Medical Examiner) for organ donation. Even though Garcia is still alive, in the United States and many other countries, a person is legally dead if he or she permanently loses all brain activity (brain death) or all breathing and circulatory functions.

Garcia’s accident, and tragic loss of life is not in vain though, currently nearly 134,000 men, women, and children are awaiting organ transplants in the United States.

The accident is still under investigation, and “alcohol is not a factor at this time”, according to Silva.