(WASHINGTON) -- Five more states are set to severely restrict abortion this week, adding to the growing number of laws that have taken effect since the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade. Three states -- Idaho, Tennessee and Texas -- had trigger laws go into... Read More.
(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) -- Tennessee's "trigger" law banning abortions went into effect Thursday, making providing abortions a felony in the state. The Tennessee near-total abortion ban, which was enacted in 2019, criminalizes performing or attempting to perform an abortion, only making exceptions for cases where it... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- "Trigger laws" that would place a near-total ban on abortion were temporarily blocked in Wyoming and North Dakota on Wednesday, just as they were to go into effect. Both states are among more than a dozen that had passed laws that would... Read More.
(AUSTIN, Texas) -- Texas' "trigger" law, which raises the penalty for performing abortions, is set to go into effect on Aug. 25, after the U.S. Supreme Court formally issued its judgement overturning Roe v. Wade on Tuesday. "Trigger" laws only take effect when certain events... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In his first network interview, the director of the United States Marshals Service told ABC News the U.S. Marshals Service is focusing on "trigger pullers" -- repeat offenders who shoot and kill. Director Ronald Davis told ABC News Chief Justice Correspondent Pierre Thomas... Read More.
By ADIA ROBINSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- After reaching a "trigger point" with the White House over Asian American and Pacific Islander representation in the Cabinet, Illinois Democratic Senator Tammy Duckworth is "very pleased" with the response to her concerns, she... Read More.