Judge Jordan rules to extend the temporary restraining order preventing H.B. 1390 from going into effect.
Judge Jordan will likely be weighing out the state’s allegations of safety issues against the fundamental right of a woman to access an abortion.
On Wednesday we will learn if Mississippi’s TRAP law will go into effect, shutting down the state’s only public abortion clinic. But does the fact that the judge is a GOP party leader matter?
The future looks dim for a the bill ever becoming law, some experts say.
As the fight over Mississippi’s only remaining clinic continues, many are wondering how soon the state could be abortion-free.
Unable to get hospital privileges for its practitioners, the clinic has filed a lawsuit against enforcing the new law.
The attempt to shut down the only clinic in Mississippi that provides abortions is likely to produce a lawsuit, and one clinic board member is already experiencing repercussions.