"While we fight back, know you still have options. Pills can be mailed to your home discreetly," Representative Ocasio-Cortez tweeted.
Private citizens are now able to sue an individual who "aids or abets" a woman in getting an illegal abortion.
As someone born and raised in Texas, it is disheartening to see how little its government values the right of people like me to exercise our bodily autonomy.
I remember thinking, "I'm pro-choice. Aren't I? But how can I let them kill our baby?"
On Friday, a slew of states made efforts to signal their support for abortion access.
"Students should not have to travel off campus or miss class or work responsibilities in order to receive care that can easily be provided at a student health center," state Senator Connie Leyva, the bill's sponsor, said.
The district attorney's office is waiting for a coroner's report before a decision is made.
Louisville's EMW Women's Surgical Center was set to close April 3.
While Planned Parenthood does perform abortions, the organization says the majority of its services involve preventative measures and routine women's health care.
It called for the strict prohibition to be reversed to allow women to voluntarily terminate a pregnancy safely.
This month's general election could be the first step in the legalization of abortion.
A small number of babies born at 22 weeks survived with medical treatment, a new study finds.