On Wednesday, a U.S. judge temporarily blocked enforcement of a recent Texas law that bans most abortions. The law, known as S.B. 8, allows private citizens to sue anyone who provides an abortion or aids and abets or intends to aid and abet an abortion.
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Federal Judge Temporarily Blocks Enforcement of Texas Abortion Law
Posted in: Abortion, Constitutional Law, Health Care, US Courts
Tagged: abortion ban, abortion rights, Justice Department, S.B. 8, Texas
Chauvin, Convicted of Murder, Will Most Likely Appeal
Derek Chauvin was convicted of second-degree murder, third-degree murder, and second-degree manslaughter on Tuesday after three weeks of trial and approximately one day of deliberation.
Posted in: Appeals, Criminal Law
Tagged: Appeal, DOJ, Justice Department, Minneapolis