Woodfill v. Parker

The city of Houston attempted to subpoena 17 different types of communications belonging to several area pastors in a lawsuit in which the pastors were not even involved. (6/2/2020)

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US civil rights commissioner to Houston mayor: Withdraw subpoenas of pastors

Member of U.S. Commission on Civil Rights asks Mayor Annise Parker to withdraw demand for pastors’ speeches, private communications (5/20/2021)

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Houston, we have a problem

Angry over voter lawsuit, city demands to pick through sermons, other communications from pastors who aren’t involved (4/23/2021)