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Texas Bill Introduced Will Ban Abortion After 6 Weeks

Texas Bill Introduced Will Ban Abortion After 6 Weeks

On Thursday, Texas Governor Rick Perry signed a controversial abortion ban, also known as HB 2, into law, officially limiting access to 20 weeks and establishing new regulations for abortion clinics and providers within the state.
Texas Second Special Session Begins

Texas Second Special Session Begins

Texas Lawmakers return for a second special session today to discuss an anti-abortion bill after last week's fight to save the majority of clinics in the state.
Rick Perry Calls Second Special Session on Abortion Restrictions

Rick Perry Calls Second Special Session on Abortion Restrictions

After a marathon filibuster to defeat an extreme anti-abortion bill, Texas Governor Rick Perry (R) has called a second special session in an attempt to pass the anti-choice legislation of Senate Bill 5.