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Parents of a trans child who reached out to Attorney General Ken Paxton over dinner are now under investigation for child abuse

Amber Briggle had hoped inviting Paxton to dinner might soften his views about transgender children. Now, the family is under investigation after he issued an opinion equating gender-affirming medical care with child abuse.

A child chants, "God made trans kids! God loves trans kids!" with the crowd during a protest at the Texas Capitol in Austin on Tuesday, March 1, 2022.

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