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Texas anti-abortion activists take on baby Tinslee's life support case, attempting to strike down a law that protects doctors

An anti-abortion group and conservative elected officials have framed Tinslee Lewis' case as a "right to life" issue. But medical experts say continuing care is hurting the baby and doctors need protections to make these kinds of decisions.

Baby Tinslee Lewis.

“Life-or-death decision”

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, l, with Attorney General Ken Paxton at a Capitol press conference on Feb. 18, 2015.

Texas Advance Directives Act

“Tinslee is a fighter”

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