Florida Lawmaker Introduces Bill Similar To Texas Abortion LawA Republican lawmaker in Florida has proposed a bill, similar to a new Texas law, that would prevent physicians from performing most abortions after approximately six weeks of pregnancy.
Governor Greg Abbott Signs Texas Senate Bill 4 Tightening Restrictions On Abortion-Inducing Drug AvailabilityAfter enacting what is the most restrictive abortion ban law in the country, Texas Governor Greg Abbott has also signed a bill making it harder to obtain abortion-inducing drugs in the state.
Cecile Richards: Supreme Court's Inaction On Texas Abortion Law Could Mean End Of RoeFormer Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards is warning that the Supreme Court’s recent inaction on Texas’ new abortion law could signal the end of judicial checks and balances on the issue.
Portland Walks Back Plan To Boycott Texas Over Abortion LawInstead, city officials are considering setting aside $200,000 that will go to organizations “that deliver programs and services related to reproductive healthcare."
Could Texas Abortion Ban Strategy Be A Double-Edged Sword?The legal strategy used to ban most abortions in Texas is increasingly being employed in Republican-led states to target pornography, LGBT rights and other hot-button cultural issues.
Justice Department Sues Texas Over New Abortion LawThe lawsuit, filed in federal court in Texas, asks a federal judge to declare that the law is invalid, “to enjoin its enforcement, and to protect the rights that Texas has violated.”
US Justice Department To Sue Over Texas Abortion LawThe US Justice Department is reportedly readying legal action to challenge the recently enacted Texas abortion law -- which is the most restrictive in the country.
Gov. Greg Abbott 'Getting Fire From Both Sides' Following Comments About New Abortion Law And RapeGovernor Greg Abbott's comments on the new fetal heartbeat law received national attention, but perhaps not the reaction he was looking for.
Portland Delays Vote On Resolution Banning Business With Texas Over Abortion LawThe resolution if passed would also bar city employee travel to Texas.
Portland's Planned Ban Over New Texas Abortion Law Could Cost The State $7M A YearThe city of Portland, Oregon’s plan to boycott Texas goods and services over its new abortion law could cost companies in the Lone Star State millions of dollars a year.
Portland Considering Ban On Texas Trade Over Abortion Law“We urge other leaders and elected bodies around the nation to join us in condemning the actions of the Texas state government," the Portland mayor's office said.