Constitutional Carry, Fetal Heartbeat Bill Among Hundreds Of New Laws Taking Effect In TexasMore than 660 new state laws take effect in Texas on Wednesday, September 1.
Texas Abortion Clinics Asking US Supreme Court To Block 6-Week BanThe Texas law, signed by Gov. Greg Abbott in May, would ban abortion after a fetal heartbeat is detected, which can be as early as six weeks of pregnancy.
Dallas Attorney Files Restraining Order Challenging Texas "Heartbeat" Abortion BillAn attorney has filed a lawsuit and a request for a temporary restraining order to block enforcement of the September 1 enactment of Senate Bill 8, also known as the “Texas Heartbeat Bill.”
Abortion Debate Heats Up In Texas After Signing Of 'Heartbeat Bill'Wednesday's signing of the "Heartbeat Bill" in Texas ignited a new chapter in the politically and emotionally charged debate.
Governor Abbott Signs 'Heartbeat Bill' Into Law, Banning Most Abortions In TexasTexas Governor Greg Abbott has signed Senate Bill 8 into law, banning most abortions in Texas as early as six weeks and allowing almost any American citizen to sue state abortion providers.
Texas Heartbeat Bill Heads To Governor AbbottAs the Texas legislative session nears an end, the House and Senate have approved a bill that would ban most abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected.