TEXAS HEARTBEAT LAW BLOCKED
A federal judge appointed by former President Barack Obama blocked Texas’s new pro-life law by issuing a preliminary injunction Wednesday evening in a suit brought by the Biden administration.
U.S. District Court Judge Robert Pitman ordered “that the State of Texas…[is] temporarily forbidden from enforcing the S.B.8….
The Texas Heartbeat Act…went into effect on September 1. The law effectively bans abortions in the Lone Star State the moment a fetal heartbeat is detected, which often occurs after six weeks of pregnancy.
Texas is the first state to implement this kind of abortion law. The law differs from efforts in the past in that any person can sue any abortion provider who kills an unborn child after six weeks of gestation, and any person can sue anyone who aids or abets in an illegal abortion…
On September 1, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled 5-4 not to block the law…
Although Pitman is known as a liberal judge, his ruling will now be appealed to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, widely understood to be the most conservative federal appeals court in the nation…
Will you pray that judge Pitman’s ruling will not be upheld by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit? Share in the comments below!
(Excerpt from Breitbart News. Article by Katherine Hamilton. Photo Credit: Canva).
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