In a 5-4 vote the U.S. Supreme Court rejected a request for an injunction on Texas legisla...

How US Supreme Court Ruling On Texas Law Impacts Women – KCUR

In a 5-4 vote the U.S. Supreme Court rejected a request for an injunction on Texas legislation allowing anyone to file suit against any person facilitating an abortion past the sixth week of pregnancy.The Texas law conflicts with the existing precedent set by the Supreme Court in Roe v. Wade and Planned Parenthood v. Casey that recognizes a woman's right to an abortion up until a fetus can survive outside of the womb. As Amy Howe, cofounder of SCOTUSblog explains "That's not a coincidence. This law was enacted with the idea that . . . this would press the justices …

 

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