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.
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.
New Texas Abortion Law Has Some Clinics In Nearby States Struggling To Keep Up With DemandTexas' new law banning abortions at six weeks has women fleeing the state to get the procedure.
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.
Justice Department Files Emergency Order To Block Enforcement Of New Texas Abortion LawThe Department of Justice has filed an emergency order, asking a federal court to temporarily halt the new Texas law that bans most abortions in the state while it decides the case.
As Texas Governor Greg Abbott Commits To 'Eliminating Rapists' The State Has More Than 5000 Untested Rape KitsAdvocates are asking how Texas will 'eliminate all rapists from the streets' when it has more than 5,000 rape kits still untested, languishing on shelves around the state.
Justice Stephen Breyer Calls Supreme Court Decision On Texas Abortion Law 'Very, Very, Very Wrong'One member of the US high court is calling the recent refusal to block a controversial Texas law that bars abortions at six weeks "very, very, very wrong."
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.
Legal Experts: Federal Government Fight Against New Texas Abortion Law Could Be ToughFoes of a new Texas law that bans most abortions have been looking to the Democratic-run federal government to knock down what is now the most restrictive abortion law in the country. But it's not that simple.
Study: Supreme Court Could Impact Abortion Access In Texas & 14 Other StatesMore than 15 states, including Texas, could see abortion access "profoundly" reduced if the Supreme Court allows the regulation at the center of June Medical Services v. Russo to be implemented.
Abortions In Texas Resume After Governor Abbott's Coronavirus-Related Order Had Effectively Banned ThemAs of Wednesday, abortions in Texas can resume following a legal battle over a governor's order that was interpreted as restricting the procedure to preserve PPE during the coronavirus pandemic.
Setback For Texas Pro-Life Groups After Appeals Court Allows Medication Abortions During PandemicA federal appeals court panel ruled that medication abortions, pills taken to terminate a pregnancy, can be provided in Texas during the coronavirus pandemic.
Whiplash For Abortion Clinics In Texas As COVID-19-Related Cases Bounce From Court To Court
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Expects Abortion Ban Will Reach Supreme CourtTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton said he's committed to defending the state's near-total ban on abortion all the way to the Supreme Court.