Days after a three-judge panel ruled that an undocumented teen in Texas would not immediately have access to an abortion, the American Civil Liberties ...
AUSTIN â A federal judge has further delayed enforcement of a new state law restricting a common second-trimester abortion procedure and set a trial to begin in early November. U.S. District Court Judge Lee Yeakel of Austin set the trial date for Nov.
Reports must include the type of abortion, gestational age of the fetus and information about each patient, including marital status, race, year of birth, county of residence and number of previous live births. Senators on Friday rejected an amendment by Sen. Jose ...
Texas women would have to pay a separate health insurance premium to get coverage for non-emergency abortions — what an opponent dubbed "rape insurance" — under a bill given early approval by the Texas House on Tuesday.Aug. 8, 201711 hours ago
State Rep. Donna Howard, D-Austin, speaks to fellow lawmakers on the House floor while her amendment to House Bill 13 was being considered on Thursday.
Also on Wednesday, the committee heard HB 215 by Rep. Jim Murphy, R-Houston, that would require physicians to certify in writing the form of fetal abnormality identified for third trimester abortions. It would also require physicians who perform an