Every person should have the ability to choose when and how they want to start or grow a family, free from legislative interference
"Despite the framing that this is about helping folks, it’s pretty obvious that this is about expanding the state’s surveillance apparatus"
The whole country is waiting for the Supreme Court to decide on one of the most serious challenges to abortion rights since the Roe v. Wade
Abortion opponents said such an extensive delay is exactly what they wanted
The opinion stresses the ultimate merits question of whether the Texas law is constitutional "is not before the Court"
The court is signaling that we are returning to a time where “community morals” are sufficient basis for law
"Every day the Court fails to grant relief is devastating, both for individual women and for our constitutional system as a whole."
“If Texas’s scheme is permissible, no constitutional right is safe from state-sanctioned sabotage of this kind”
The order granting isn’t permanent- the court will now decide whether to grant Texas’s request for longer-term