Judge temporarily blocks Wyoming's abortion ban.-VOFULLVO-Cheyenne News Now at 5:30 pm - VOD - clipped version
Updated: Jul. 28, 2022 at 5:59 PM CDT
The same day Wyoming’s abortion ban was expected to take effect, Teton County District Judge Melissa Owens granted a temporary restraining order blocking the ban immediately.
The lawsuit, filed by Wellspring Health Access, Chelsea’s Fund, and others, claims the new law violates the state constitution. With a temporary restraining order, the plaintiffs say they aim to preserve the status quo until the merits of action have been determined.
As the voting season heats up, many may ask about where and how to vote, but others are asking if their votes are secure and counted.
Voter security has found itself under the spotlight in recent times. The need to verify voters is a real focus.
Teton County District Judge Melissa Owens granted a preliminary junction Wednesday that delays the enforcement of Wyoming’s abortion ban. In the wake of the decision, abortion access advocates have noted their positive feelings over the decision.