Tag Archives: Texas

Texas abortionists sue to destroy decades of pro-life laws

By Calvin Freiburger AUSTIN, Texas– The abortion lobby in Texas launched a new legal strategy it hopes will invalidate scores of pro-life laws that have been on the books for years. Last Thursday, attorneys representing the infamous

Texas Tribune Offers Sad Turnout News for Lone Star State Democrats

By P.J. Gladnick My NewsBusters colleague Tom Blumer has pointed out how old media outlets have failed to report on the stunning shift in the Reuters/Ipsos poll showing the midterm election choices swinging towards the Republicans. Not

2018 Elections: Texas Runoff

By Karen Cross, National Right to Life Political Director In Texas, when no candidate receives more than 50% of the vote in his or her primary, a runoff is held. On May 22, runoffs were held in

Abortion extremists fight proposal for humane disposal of the remains of aborted babies

By Dave Andrusko Abortion supporters in Texas, and elsewhere, are determined that nothing be done with the bodies of aborted babies that reflect even the slightest idea that they are more than refuse. That came through loud

Texas Dismemberment Abortion Ban trial spotlights humanity of the preborn

By Texas Right to Life Federal District Judge Lee Yeakel recently ruled against Texas’s Dismemberment Abortion Ban, a law that prevents a brutal abortion procedure that rips apart living children in the womb to cause their death.

Pro-abortion reaction to Texas’s appeal of decision striking Dismemberment Abortion Ban most revealing

By Dave Andrusko As NRL News Today reported almost immediately after a federal judge struck down Texas’ Dismemberment Abortion Ban, Attorney General Ken Paxton said he would appeal the ruling, saying the law was constitutional and intended to

District Judge rules against Texas Ban on Dismemberment Abortion

By Texas Right to Life Editor’s note. This decision came down the night before Thanksgiving Day. NRLC posted two stories about this terrible decision [here and here]. The following is from NRLC’s state affiliate, Texas Right to Life.

Texas AG will appeal court decision striking down ban on dismemberment abortions

By Dave Andrusko With a consistent track record of hostility to pro-life legislation, today’s decision by U.S. District Judge Lee Yeakel of Austin striking down Texas’s Dismemberment Abortion Ban came as no surprise. Judge Yeakel’s 27-page -long

National Right to Life confident Texas law prohibiting dismemberment abortions will be upheld in Fifth Circuit

WASHINGTON – In a Thanksgiving-eve decision federal district Judge Lee Yeakel struck down part of bill passed earlier this year by the Texas legislature that would have prohibited gruesome dismemberment abortions in the Lonestar State. A temporary

Alternative to Abortion program receives additional $20 million from the state of Texas, ensuring continued growth and success

By Texas Right to Life The state of Texas will provide an additional $20 million to the Alternatives to Abortion program (A2A) for the 2018-2019 biennium. The hard-won Pro-Life budget victory ensures that the successful program will

A testimony to the power of faith and to the “26th victim,” an unborn child

By Dave Andrusko On November 8, we posted a story under the headline, “A tally of 26 murder victims that includes ‘space for one more’–an unborn child.” I wrote about the awful slaughter of parishioners at the First

Historic Hearing on Texas Dismemberment Abortion Ban Concludes

By Texas Right to Life A five-day trial on the Pro-Life Dismemberment Abortion Ban concluded Wednesday in Federal District Judge Lee Yeakel’s court. The trial is the latest development in a challenge to the law by several