State Rep. Briscoe Cain Named Recipient of Operation Rescue’s 2021 Pro-Life Person of the Year Malachi Award for His Work on the Texas Heartbeat Act

PRESS RELEASE Washington, D.C. – Operation Rescue is pleased to announce that the recipient of its 2021 Person of the Year Malachi Award is Texas State Representative Briscoe Cain, who assisted in crafting the language for the Texas Heartbeat Act, which prohibits abortions after a heartbeat has been detected on a baby in the womb, […]

Operation Rescue Applauds SCOTUS’ Ruling that Keeps the Texas Heartbeat Act in Place

PRESS RELEASE Washington, D.C. – Operation Rescue releases the following statement on the U.S. Supreme Court’s action last Friday to keep the Texas Heartbeat Act in place while a court challenge filed by Texas abortionists continues through the lower courts.  [Read the ruling here.] This statement is attributable to Troy Newman, President, Operation Rescue: This […]

SCOTUS Hears Challenge to Texas Heartbeat Act Today

By Cheryl Sullenger Washington, S.C. — Today, the U.S. Supreme Court is hearing oral arguments in two cases related to the Texas Heartbeat Act (SB 8), which prohibits abortions after a heartbeat can be detected on a baby in the womb – usually around six weeks gestation. The first case, Whole Woman’s Health v. Jackson […]

SCOTUS Rebuffs Biden Administration by Allowing Continued Enforcement of the Texas Heartbeat Act

High Court sets hearing for November 1, 2021 Washington, D.C. — Dealing the Biden Administration and the Abortion Cartel another blow, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled yesterday that it will continue to allow the Texas Heartbeat Act to remain in effect at least until it can hear emergency oral arguments on Attorney General Merrick Garland’s […]

Updates on Developments in Several Important Pro-Life Stories

By Cheryl Sullenger There have been several recent updates to stories that have been reported on by Operation Rescue.  Here are a few brief updates on recent developments to keep you informed. Federal Judge Appointed by Obama Halts Enforcement of Texas Heartbeat Law Austin, TX – At the request of the U.S. Department of Justice, […]