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Eleanor Klibanoff, Texas Tribune

Eleanor Klibanoff, Texas Tribune

Eleanor Klibanoff is the women's health reporter at The Texas Tribune. She was previously with the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting, where she covered sexual assault, domestic violence and policing, among other things. She has worked at public radio stations in Kentucky, Pennsylvania and Missouri, as well as NPR, and her work has aired on All Things Considered, Morning Edition and Here & Now. She lives in Austin with her enormous cat, Grover Cleveland.

New Texas law increasing penalties for abortion providers goes into effect Aug. 25

By: - July 28, 2022

The U.S. Supreme Court has issued its official judgment in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, clearing the way for Texas’ “trigger law” banning almost all abortions to go into effect Aug. 25. The law will increase the criminal and civil penalties associated with abortion, but the procedure is already virtually outlawed in Texas under […]