Justice Department seeks order against Texas abortion lawThe department sued Texas last week over the recently enacted law that prohibits nearly all abortions in the state.
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DOJ files for immediate injunction to halt enforcement of Texas abortion law
After announcing their lawsuit last week, the U.S. Department of Justice Tuesday evening filed for an immediate injunction to halt Texas' enforcement of their restrictive law banning most abortions in the state. "The State of Texas adopted S.B. 8 to prevent women from exercising their constitutional rights," the DOJ says in their motion.
Texas abortion: Biden administration requests abortion law pause
The new law bans abortion from as early as six weeks, when many women do not know they are pregnant.
Biden administration asks federal court to block enforcement of Texas abortion ban
US Justice Department seeks temporary restraining order while lawsuit challenging the statute as unconstitutional goes through courtsThe Biden administration has formally asked a federal judge to block enforcement of a new Texas law that effectively bans almost all abortions in the state under a novel legal design that opponents say is intended to thwart court challenge.The US Justice Department’s 45-page emergency motion seeks a temporary restr…
Biden administration files motion to block Texas abortion ban
By Steve Gorman - The Biden administration formally asked a federal judge on Tuesday to block enforcement of a new Texas law that effectively bans almost all abortions in the state under a novel legal design that opponents say is intended to thwart court challenge. The U.S. Justice Department's 45-page emergency motion seeks a temporary restraining order or preliminary injunction
Biden administration asks U.S. court to block enforcement of Texas abortion law - National
The U.S. Justice Department's 45-page emergency motion seeks a temporary restraining order while its lawsuit challenging the bill as unconstitutional proceeds through the courts.
U.S. Justice Department seeks order against Texas abortion law
The U.S. Justice Department has asked a federal court in Texas to stop the enforcement of a new state law that bans most abortions in the state while it decides the case.
DOJ seeks emergency block of Texas abortion law
The Biden Justice Department wants a federal judge to temporarily block Texas’ abortion law, arguing it is a “severe intrusion” on women's constitutional rights.The Department of Justice on Tuesday night filed an emergency motion for a temporary restraining order and a preliminary injunction in the U.S. District Court for ...
Justice Department Files Emergency Order To Block Enforcement Of New Texas Abortion Law
WASHINGTON (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — During the late night hours on September 14 the Department of Justice 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.The law, known as SB8, prohibits abortions once medical professionals can detect cardiac activity — usually around six weeks, before some women know they’re pregnant. Courts have blocked other states…
Justice Department seeks emergency order to block Texas abortion ban enforcement
Justice Department lawyers argued that urgent action was necessary because the state had \
DOJ asks federal judge to halt enforcement of Texas abortion law
In its boldest move to date, the Department of Justice asked a federal judge on Tuesday to issue a temporary restraining order to block enforcement of a controversial Texas law that bars abortions after about six weeks of pregnancy.