Travis County DA won’t prosecute abortion seekers or providers

6/28/2022 1:40:00 AM

Travis County District Attorney José Garza said he won’t use his office’s limited resources to prosecute people who seek, provide or support abortions. | @sangitamenon

Travis County District Attorney José Garza said he won’t use his office’s limited resources to prosecute people who seek, provide or support abortions. | sangitamenon

Travis County District Attorney José Garza says he won't use the limited resources of his office to prosecute women making personal healthcare decisions. At least 85 elected prosecutors around the country, including Garza, issued a joint statement saying enforcing abortion bans would, among other things, erode trust in the legal system, take resources away from enforcing serious crimes, and retraumatize the victims of sexual violence.

/ KUT Hundreds of demonstrators gathered at the Pan American Neighborhood Park for A Rally for Reproductive Freedom on Sunday.According to information from his family, 89-year-old Carol Vance died on the morning of June 24.UPDATE 9:12 AM PT -- A rep for Travis tells TMZ.published 27 June 22 Melanie Travis founded her swimsuit company, Andie Swim, in 2017 to challenge the out-of-touch and oversexualized marketing that powered the industry—as well as its wasteful manufacturing processes that largely relied on fleeting trends and synthetics.

Travis County District Attorney José Garza said he won’t use his office’s limited resources to prosecute people who seek, provide or support abortions.“Here in Travis County, we will not force women into the shadows — especially when they need lifesaving medical care,” he said at a news conference Monday.While Vance worked as the DA, he received many accolades.“Here in Travis County, we will not criminalize personal health care decisions."This latest attempt to exploit Astroworld victims and gaslight the media and the public is a new low.” The U.Once Vance stepped away from the DA’s office, he became a lawyer at Bracewell and Patterson until his retirement.S."Because especially at that time if you Google-image-searched 'women's swimwear,' you'd get, like, women on rocky cliffsides, doused in some weird oil, looking super uncomfortable.

Supreme Court’s ruling Friday threw out the constitutional right to an abortion.Vance Unit at the TC Jester Prison in Richmond was named after him in 1997." is getting dragged for his latest purchase, a $5.In the coming weeks, a "trigger law" that bans all abortions except in cases were the pregnant person could die or face “substantial impairment of a major bodily function” is expected to go into effect in Texas.No exceptions were made for the case of rape.Copyright 2022 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved.Garza said threatening to prosecute women seeking abortion services will drive them to dangerous alternatives and lead to higher rates of maternal death..He said that’s not in line with the role of a district attorney.Prior to becoming a digital content producer in Southeast Texas and a Houstonian, Moriah was an award-winning radio host in her hometown of Lorain, Ohio and previously worked as a producer/content creator in Cleveland.She says she set out to start a brand that makes beautiful, high-quality swim that's easy to wear and easy to shop for—and that has imagery that is by and for women who are the customers.

“The number one responsibility of any district attorney is to keep our community safe,” he said.“Our communities are safer when women and families can make personal health care and reproductive decisions without the threat of interference from the state...” Garza was one of more than 80 elected prosecutors across the country — including four others from Texas — who issued a joint statement saying they would not use their offices to criminalize reproductive health decisions.The statement said enforcing abortion bans would, among other things, erode trust in the legal system, take resources away from enforcing serious crimes and retraumatize victims of sexual violence.Neva Fernandez, the director of the Victim Services Unit in the D..As the brand celebrates its five-year anniversary, it celebrates another milestone: one million swimsuits sold.

A.'s office, said her office has seen victims as young as 10 impregnated by their rapists.She said while that child was able to get a safe abortion, many victims will no longer be able to.“Females with means will always be able to get an abortion," Fernandez said.“They or their parents will pay for a plane ticket and they will get the medical attention they need.(Image credit: Andie) But Travis reminds us that neither monetary success nor widespread support were always guaranteed for the now-buzzy brand.

The women and children who will experience forced pregnancies — and that’s what this is, forced pregnancies — will be those with the least resources.” Fernandez said the trauma of a rape can extend after a child's birth if the victim is forced to share custody of the child with her rapist.They could even lose custody.Garza implored those who need medical assistance to seek it, but providers, like Whole Woman’s Health, have already stopped offering abortion services.On Monday, they joined with other abortion providers in a lawsuit suing the state of Texas for banning abortions based on pre-Roe law, which they say was found to be unconstitutional..

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sangitamenon Yeah well he'll form a nice orderly queue just like the rest of the Democrats when the Republicans order them to report to the gulags. sangitamenon Well he only goes after cops, so that should not be a problem sangitamenon What other murderers is he ok with not prosecuting?

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