The Texas abortion ban is likely headed for the Supreme Court — again.  On Thursday, the D...

5 Points On The DOJ Texas Abortion Lawsuit’s Likely Journey To The Supreme Court – TPM

The Texas abortion ban is likely headed for the Supreme Court — again.  On Thursday, the Department of Justice filed a lawsuit in Austin, asking that the law be invalidated under the 14th Amendment and the Supremacy Clause. The law makes abortions after six weeks of pregnancy illegal, and deputizes individuals to file suit against anyone who “aids or abets” or intends to aid and abet the procedure.  The case was filed in district court in Texas from where it’ll most likely wend its way up to the Supreme Court. The conservative majority of the court let the abortion ban …

 

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