Federal Judge Blocks Texas Ban Of Common Abortion ProcedureThe ruling overturns — at least for now — a law that Republican Gov. Greg Abbott signed in June banning a second-trimester abortion procedure known as dilation and evacuation.
Texas Defends New Anti-Abortion Measures In CourtThe latest trial centers only on a new law Republican Gov. Greg Abbott signed in June that bans a second-trimester abortion procedure known as dilation and evacuation.
Undocumented Teen Has Abortion Amid Legal BattleAn immigrant teen held in federal custody in Texas on Wednesday had the abortion she had been seeking for a month, overcoming the Trump administration's objection.
Federal Court Clears Way For Immigrant Teen To Get AbortionA U.S. appeals court has cleared the way for a 17-year-old immigrant held in federal custody to obtain an abortion.
Court To Review Ruling Allowing Abortion For Immigrant Teen In TexasAn appeals court on Thursday temporarily stayed a judge's ruling that would have allowed a pregnant 17-year-old being held in a Texas facility for unaccompanied immigrant children to obtain an abortion.
Judge Presses Government On Abortion Access For ImmigrantA federal judge said Wednesday she doesn't understand why federal officials don't "step aside" and allow a pregnant 17-year-old being held in a Texas facility for unaccompanied immigrant children to get an abortion.
Teen Detained After Crossing Border Illegally Fights To Have AbortionAdvocates for a pregnant 17-year-old girl held in a Texas facility for immigrant children who have crossed the border alone are asking a federal judge to allow her to get an abortion, over the opposition of U.S. and state officials.
Insurance Restrictions For Abortion Head To Gov. AbbottTexas lawmakers have sent Republican Gov. Greg Abbott a bill that would restrict insurance coverage for abortion and makes no exceptions in cases of rape and incest.
Texas Passes Tough Rules On Reporting Abortion ComplicationsThe Texas Legislature has approved requiring physicians and clinics to report complications from abortions performed statewide, and impose fines on those who don't.
Texas House Votes To Restrict Insurance Coverage Of AbortionThe Texas House has given preliminary approval to a bill requiring women to purchase separate insurance policies for coverage of abortions, except during medical emergencies.
Texas Urges Reversal In Planned Parenthood Medicaid CaseKen Paxton is urging a federal appeals court to overturn an order halting the state from cutting Medicaid dollars to Planned Parenthood.
Bill Further Limiting Abortion Providers Clears Texas SenateCities and counties within Texas would not be allowed to partner with abortion providers such as Planned Parenthood under a bill that was approved by the Republican-controlled state Senate.