Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed a controversial new law into effect that will crack down on “dismemberment abortion,” making the form of pregnancy termination illegal unless a medical crisis warrants it. Senate Bill 8, which is officially titled, “Texas Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act,” will make Texas the eighth state in the U.S. to

enact restrictions on dilation and extraction abortions. Alabama, Kansas, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Oklahoma and West Virginia already have bans on so-called dismemberment abortions on the books, the Christian Post reported. The text of the bill defines a “dismemberment abortion” as “an abortion in which a person, with the purpose of causing the death of an unborn child,  READ MORE