The Texas judge who could take down the abortion pill

February 25, 2023

You can’t not.”Now 45 and a federal judge, Kacsmaryk (kaz-MARE-ik) has the opportunity to impose the most far-reaching limit on abortion access since the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade in June. He has a long history of volunteering on Republican campaigns, including those for Texas senators Ted Cruz and John Cornyn and Texas Gov. They’ve heard lore of Judge Kacsmaryk, Berry said — and they think he’ll be their best shot at a win. You know he’s not the only conservative judge in Texas.’”Nevertheless, many far-flung lawyers and plaintiffs decide to make the journey. Over 150 people recently showed up outside Kacsmaryk’s courthouse to support access to medication abortion, an unusual show of force for the heavily-conservative Texas panhandle.