U.S. judge blocks enforcement of near-total abortion ban in Texas

Summary by Ground News
Texas officials are likely to seek a swift reversal from the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. A federal judge calls the law an "offensive deprivation" of a constitutional right. The law bans most abortions in the nation's second-most populous state since September. Planned Parenthood says it is hopeful the order will allow clinics to resume abortion services.
8 months ago·Austin, United States

News Articles

Judge orders Texas to suspend new law banning most abortions

A federal judge on Wednesday ordered Texas to suspend the most restrictive abortion law in the U.S., which since September has banned most abortions in the nation's second-most populous state. The order by U.S. District Judge Robert Pitman is the first legal blow to the Texas law known as Senate Bill 8, which until now had withstood a wave of early challenges. In the weeks since the restrictions took effect, Texas abortion providers say the im…

8 months ago·Los Angeles, United States
Read Full Article
Times of India

texas: US judge temporarily blocks restrictive Texas abortion law

The statue, which went into force on September 1, prohibits abortions as soon as an embryo's heartbeat is detectable, usually at around six weeks of pregnancy, before many women even know they are pregnant. There are no exceptions for cases of incest or rape.

8 months ago·Mumbai, India
Read Full Article
BBC News

Texas abortion: Judge temporarily blocks enforcement of law

A federal judge calls the Texas ban on abortions an "offensive deprivation" of constitutional rights.

8 months ago·United Kingdom
Read Full Article
Reuters

U.S. judge blocks enforcement of near-total abortion ban in Texas

A federal judge on Wednesday temporarily blocked a near-total ban on abortion in Texas, the toughest such law in the United States, in a challenge brought by President Joe Biden's administration after the U.S. Supreme Court had allowed it to go into effect.

8 months ago·United Kingdom
Read Full Article
The Guardian

Texas abortion ban temporarily blocked

US federal judge rules law violates right to abortion in first legal challenge to Senate Bill 8. Plus, Alaska hospitals ration care

8 months ago·London, United Kingdom
Read Full Article
CTV News

Judge orders Texas to suspend new law banning most abortions

A federal judge on Wednesday ordered Texas to suspend the most restrictive abortion law in the U.S., which since September has banned most abortions in the nation's second-most populous state.

8 months ago·Toronto, Canada
Read Full Article
Think freely.Subscribe and get full access to Ground NewsSubscriptions start at $9.99/yearSubscribe

Bias Distribution

47% of the sources are Center
Wonkette
CNN
HuffPost
Raw Story
RollingStone
Daily Kos
MSNBC
+5
The Guardian
The Hindu
CBS Local
Global News
NDTV
The Independent
+46
BBC News
Reuters
CTV News
Associated Press News
CNBC
IBTimes
+84
Times of India
Washington Times
Independent.ie
The Telegraph
Russia Today [🇷🇺-affiliated]
National Post
+20
Washington Examiner
The Daily Caller
Toronto Sun
The Daily Wire
National Review
The Blaze
+5
The Gateway Pundit
WND
LifeSiteNews
L 33%
C 47%
R 20%
Untracked bias
See less detail