“The theory of our government is opposed to the deposit of unlimited power anywhere. The executive, the legislative, and the judicial branches of these governments are all of limited and defined powers.”
– Justice Samuel Miller
AUSTIN, Texas – Earlier this week, a federal judged followed judicial precedent instead of the Constitution and struck down two sections of a Texas law restricting abortions.
U.S. District Judge Lee Yeakel struck down a provision in the Texas law that requires abortion doctors to have admitting privileges at a local hospital.Details