Federal Judge Blocks Texas Heartbeat Law, Rules ‘Pregnant People’ Have a ‘Right to an Abortion’

A federal judge on Wednesday blocked Texas’ heartbeat abortion ban, chiding the state for “adopting a scheme designed to evade” judicial review and maintaining that “pregnant people” have a constitutional right to a pre-viability abortion.

The injunction by U.S. District Judge Robert Pitman, a nominee of President Barack Obama, prevents the enforcement of a new Texas law that prohibits abortion if a fetal heartbeat is present. Typically, that occurs around six weeks of pregnancy.

The Biden administration had brought the suit.

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SOURCE: Christian Headlines, Michael Foust

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