Texas, the largest state to restrict abortions, now has three significant bans on the books, setting up a potential legal minefield.
Texas now has three significant abortion bans in place and several administrative regulations governing the procedure, setting up a potential conflict as the largest state to ban abortion navigates this new legal landscape.
Other abortion laws
“As long as we have SB 8, people are going to be out there … trying to get that $10,000 penalty,” he said. “Who else will have their hand in it will depend on who is in charge.”
Source: Texas Tribune | BY ELEANOR KLIBANOFF
Photo: Police form a line to prevent protesters from walking down Third Street at a rally for abortion rights in Austin on June 26. Credit: Jordan Vonderhaar for The Texas Tribune