The City of Plainview could find themselves in costly litigation over violation of the Texas Open Meetings Act.
“Today’s ruling is a big victory for the life-saving Texas Heartbeat Act.”
While some believe the city attorney’s errors were innocent, others are not so sure—especially since he has discouraged the passage of the ordinances in several West Texas cities.
If the city council adopts the ordinance at its second reading, the ordinance will go into effect immediately.
The citizens of San Angelo will get to see this ordinance go for a vote by their citizens at the November election.
In a series of interviews with Texas Scorecard, Republican gubernatorial candidates discussed ending the practice of abortion.
Abilene is the fourth city whose citizens have turned in citizen initiative petition signatures this year.
The Lindale City Council will likely take final action on the Lindale Ordinance Outlawing Abortion during its scheduled April 5 meeting.
The guide lists all candidates who have pledged to abolish abortion in Texas.
The vote was unanimous, with all five council members voting in favor of the ordinance.