NBC News’ Pete Williams reports on how the Justice Department is asking the Supreme Court to temporarily block the new Texas law, that bans many abortions, for the second time.  ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNN) – The Justice Department is planning to ask the Supreme Court to temporarily block the controversial abortion ban in Texas. The DOJ wants the law halted while legal challenges play out. This comes after a federal appeals ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – In a mostly symbolic move, the House of Representatives passed legislation Friday that would guarantee a woman’s right to an abortion. The final vote was 218 to 211, largely along party lines, but there is not ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – The Justice Department is seeking an immediate order to stop Texas from enforcing its new law that bans most abortions. The DOJ filed an emergency motion Tuesday night asking a federal judge to issue a temporary ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – The Department of Justice filed a lawsuit against the State of Texas Thursday over the recently enacted law that prohibits nearly all abortions. Attorney General Merrick Garland held a press conference announcing the lawsuit. The attorney ...

PORTLAND, Ore. – The City of Portland will consider banning imports from Texas due to the state’s controversial new abortion law. Last week, the Supreme Court dealt abortion rights activists a crushing blow when a majority of justices declined to ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A deeply divided Supreme Court is allowing a Texas law that bans most abortions to remain in force. The court voted 5 to 4 early Thursday morning to deny an emergency appeal to block enforcement of the ...

AUSTIN, Texas (NBC) – Texas now has one of the strictest abortion bans in the country. The controversial law took effect Wednesday after the U.S. Supreme Court declined to block it. It prevents women from getting abortions after six weeks ...

AUSTIN, Texas (NBC) – Texas has become the largest state with a law that bans abortions before many women even know they are pregnant. The measure signed Wednesday by Republican Governor Greg Abbott puts Texas in line with more than ...

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Around 500 people gathered for a pro-life march in downtown Grants Pass this afternoon. The March for Life lands on the 47th anniversary of Roe vs. Wade, the Supreme Court decision to legalize abortion in the ...

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