Introduction The new Texas law effectively banning nearly all abortions in the state relie...

Texas abortion law reflects GOP turn towards citizen enforcement – Center for Public Integrity – Center for Public Integrity

Introduction The new Texas law effectively banning nearly all abortions in the state relies on private citizens to enforce it, the highest-profile example of a growing push by Republicans to give supporters broad power to sue over issues important to their base.  A Tennessee law allows any student, teacher or employee to sue if they are required to share a bathroom with a trans person, and a Florida statute allows students to sue if required to play with a trans teammate. Both were passed earlier this year. Investigations in your inbox A quick dive each week into our reporting on …

 

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