Texas Gov. Greg Abbott at a May 26 signing ceremony for Senate Bill 7 on inappropriate teacher-student relationships.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott at a May 26 signing ceremony for Senate Bill 7 on inappropriate teacher-student relationships. Eric Gay AP
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott at a May 26 signing ceremony for Senate Bill 7 on inappropriate teacher-student relationships. Eric Gay AP

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