Federal Judge Kills TX Law to Prevent Pain-Capable Abortions

A federal judge strikes down a state law intended to mitigate cruelty to unborn children in late-term abortions.

In Texas, legislators are attempting to enshrine in law their conviction that, if unborn children must be killed in abortions, they deserve to be spared as much pain as possible. These unborn children, Texas lawmakers believe, do not deserve to be ripped apart in the womb by metal utensils as their hearts are still beating within them.

But killing these children prior to dismemberment is apparently too merciful for courts that protect “reproductive rights” at any cost and for the abortion-rights advocates who grow more zealous by the day.

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