Judge Grants Injunction in Houston Coerced Abortion Case

Judge Grants Injunction in Houston Coerced Abortion Case

Attorneys with Texas Center for Defense of Life (www.TCDL.org) representing a 16-yearold Houston, Texas girl obtain injunction against girl’s parents for duration of pregnancy HOUSTON, Texas — Today, attorneys with Texas Center for Defense of Life, who are representing a 16-year-old pregnant teenage girl living in the Houston area, were granted a long-term injunction in the case by the 308th Family District Court of Harris County, Texas, prohibiting their client’s parents from coercing her to have an abortion throughout the duration of...

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Hearing Scheduled for Monday in Houston Coerced Abortion Case

Hearing Scheduled for Monday in Houston Coerced Abortion Case

Attorneys with Texas Center for Defense of Life (www.TCDL.org) representing a 16-year- old Houston, Texas, girl will appear in Court on Monday to request a long-term injunction HOUSTON, Texas — On Monday, attorneys with Texas Center for Defense of Life, who are representing a 16-year-old pregnant teenage girl living in the Houston area, will appear in court to ask the judge to sign a long-term injunction/order prohibiting the girl’s parents from coercing her to have an abortion against her will. The hearing is scheduled for: Monday,...

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Family stopped from forcing Texas teen to have abortion

Family stopped from forcing Texas teen to have abortion

Attorneys with Texas Center for Defense of Life representing 16-year-old Texas girl secure temporary restraining order to save baby’s life HOUSTON, Texas — Yesterday, attorneys with Texas Center for Defense of Life (TCDL.org), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization located in the Austin, TX area, obtained a temporary restraining order (TRO) from the 215th District Court of Harris County, Texas. This court order prohibits the parents of their 16-year-old client from coercing her to have an abortion against her will. Copies of the TRO and...

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Lawsuit filed to stop parents from coercing Texas teen to have abortion

Lawsuit filed to stop parents from coercing Texas teen to have abortion

Attorneys with Texas Center for Defense of Life representing a teen girl have filed a lawsuit to secure a temporary restraining order and injunction to save baby’s life. HOUSTON, Texas — Attorneys with Texas Center for Defense of Life (TCDL.org), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization located in the Austin area, have filed a lawsuit in a the 215th District Court of Harris County, Texas, on behalf of a 16-year-old girl being coerced to have an abortion against her will. A copy of the lawsuit is attached to this press release to provide...

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Federal Litigation Against the City of Austin to Continue

Federal Litigation Against the City of Austin to Continue

AUSTIN, Texas — Attorneys with Texas Center for Defense of Life (TCDL.org), who are representing Austin Lifecare, will amend and continue the federal lawsuit they filed against the City of Austin BACKGROUND: On April 19, 2010, the City of Austin passed an ordinance entitled ‘Chapter 10-9 – Limited Service Pregnancy Centers’ (copy attached). This ordinance required the “owner or operator” of a “Limited Service Pregnancy Center” to “prominently display, at the entrance to the Center, two black and white signs… that state as...

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Family stopped from forcing Texas teen to have abortion

Family stopped from forcing Texas teen to have abortion

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Attorneys with Texas Center for Defense of Life (TCDL) representing a 14-year-old girl secured a temporary restraining order (TRO) on Wednesday from a Texas court that blocks several of her family members from forcing her to have an abortion against her will. The teenager’s family members had scheduled an appointment for her to have the abortion at a local Corpus Christi clinic this week. The girl has been under intense pressure to have the abortion, was physically assaulted last week by one family member, and has...

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