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Narrow challenge to Texas’ abortion law argued before state Supreme Court

Abortion providers are trying to find a legal avenue that will allow them to directly challenge new restrictions that have effectively banned the procedure after about six weeks of pregnancy.

Pro-choice protesters take part in rallies at the Supreme Court in Washington, DC, on Nov. 1, 2021. In United States of America v. Texas, the Department of Justice will argue that the Texas law banning abortions after 6 weeks is unconstitutional.

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