The U.S. Fifth Court of Appeals on Tuesday ordered a district lower court to dismiss all charges brought against the enforcement mechanism of Texas’s six-week abortion ban, known as Senate Bill 8.     The ruling in Whole Woman’s Health v. Jackson comes after the Texas Supreme Court’s decision in March found that state medical … Read more

With Texas set to enforce what’s being called the strictest abortion law in the country on Wednesday, abortion providers in the state sent an emergency request to the US Supreme Court on Monday asking the justices to stop the law from taking effect.  SB 8, signed into law by Gov. Greg Abbott in May, would … Read more