AG Paxton Files Brief Enforcing Governor’s Executive Order, Says Some Clinics Still Providing AbortionsDespite an executive order postponing any unnecessary medical procedures, including abortions, the office of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton says some clinics are still providing them.
Texas Order To Stop All Non-Essential Surgeries Sparks New Abortion FightOrders by Texas Governor Greg Abbott to stop all non-essential surgeries in the state during the coronavirus pandemic has unleashed a new battle over access to abortions.
New Judge To Decide On Removing Life Support For Tinslee LewisA new judge will consider if Cook Children's Medical Center can take a 10-month-old Tinslee Lewis off life support despite her family's opposition.
Cook Children's Hospital Delays Plan To End Life Support For Tinslee LewisCook Children's Hospital in Fort Worth has stopped plans to end life support for 9-month-old Tinslee Lewis.
With Conservative Supreme Court, Abortion Foes Promote Tough State BansEmboldened by the new conservative majority on the Supreme Court, anti-abortion lawmakers and activists in numerous states are pushing near-total bans on the procedure.
Controversy Over "Former Fetus" Sign At The State CapitolThe signs delivered to state lawmakers in Austin had a strong message with just two words: Former Fetus. But it wasn't the message that caused a flap, it was the interaction between two Republican lawmakers about where the sign was hung.
Perry & Abbott Speak At Anti-Abortion EventAttorney General Greg Abbott is scheduled to address a Texas anti-abortion group's annual dinner on Friday night, where Gov. Rick Perry is also receiving an award.