Judge Rules Tennessee Must Let Abortion Clinics Stay Open, But Churches Must Stay Closed

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Judge Rules Tennessee Must Let Abortion Clinics Stay Open, But Churches Must Stay Closed

Tennessee must allow abortion facilities to continue killing unborn babies in elective abortions during the global coronavirus crisis, a federal judge ruled late Friday. While many medical procedures are being postponed and churches are being closed because of the virus, U.S.

Judge hands abortion rights supporters a win in Tennessee

A federal judge handed abortion rights supporters a win in Tennessee Friday by blocking a statewide order banning surgical abortions during the coronavirus pandemic. U.S. District Judge Bernard Friedman, a President Reagan appointee, said in an opinion released Friday evening that abortion is a time-sensitive procedure, CNN reported .

30,000 Doctors Say Killing Babies in Abortions During the Coronavirus Crisis is “Medically Irresponsible”

Representatives for more than 30,000 pro-life U.S. physicians denounced a statement from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and others last week claiming that abortion is an essential and urgent healthcare service that should not be restricted by the coronavirus pandemic.