Justice Department Asking 5th U.S. Circuit To Again Halt Texas Abortion LawLate Monday night the Biden administration again urged the courts to step in and suspend a new Texas law that has banned most abortions since early September.
Officials: Man Suspected Of Making Threats Against Texas Lawmakers ArrestedA suspect has been arrested in connection with a recent threat made against Texas Lawmakers who voted for the new fetal heartbeat abortion law.
101 Texas Lawmakers Who Supported/Voted For New Abortion Law Being ThreatenedCBS 11 has learned that 101 members of the Texas House and Senate who voted for the controversial Fetal Heartbeat bill that went into effect September 1, have been warned about a threat made against them.
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.”
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.
SMU Constitutional Law Professor Explains Supreme Court Allowing Texas' Heartbeat Law To Remain In Effect"There was a very complicated set of issues here that it just did not want to resolve quite yet," said SMU Constitutional Law Professor Dale Carpenter.
Texas' Heartbeat Law Stands After No Action By Supreme Court“This is very exciting for the pro-life movement,” said Ashley Leenerts, a legislative associate for Texas Right to Life.
'Their Ultrasounds Made Them Ineligible': Fort Worth Abortion Clinic Tells Some Clients They'll Need To Go Out Of StateTexas now has one of the most restrictive abortion laws in the country.