Texas Abortion, A federal judge temporarily blocked on Wednesday a near-total
ban on abortion in Texas, the toughest such law in the United States, following
a challenge from President Joe Biden‘s administration after the U.S. Supreme Court
let it proceed.
Rather than task government officials with enforcing the ban, the Texas Legislature
“Fully aware that depriving its citizens of this right by direct state action would be
statutory scheme to do just that,” the judge wrote Wednesday.