Texas Steps on the First Amendment of the Constitution

Texas Steps on the First Amendment of the Constitution

Texas law SB-8 effectively makes all abortions illegal after six weeks, usually when a fetal heartbeat can be detected. With this law, the state’s legislature and governor effectively stepped on the 1st Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. Since the law took effect on Sept. 1, 2021, several legal maneuvers have been brought forth. Abortion clinics […]

Doctor Sued by Ex-Lawyers to Force Judiciary Review of Texas Abortion Law

Doctor Sued by Ex-Lawyers to Force Judiciary Review of Texas Abortion Law

Texas legislators passed an extremely restrictive law effectively rendering abortion illegal in early September. As a result, a San Antonio doctor positioned himself to be targeted for repercussions when he announced he terminated a woman’s pregnancy past the six-week cutoff outlined in the law. On Monday, Sept. 20, 2021, two ex-lawyers filed separate lawsuits against […]

Texas’ Latest Abortion Law Relegates Women to 3rd Class Citizenship

Texas’ Latest Abortion Law Relegates Women to 3rd Class Citizenship

Texans have tried to do away with allowing a woman’s “right to choose” since before the Supreme Court ruling Roe v Wade was Constitutional. Less than a decade ago, Texas instituted legislation — targeted restrictions on abortion providers (TRAP) laws — to make it harder for clinics to operate within its borders. Unfortunately, on Sept. […]

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