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Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin

(110,654 posts)
Sat Apr 8, 2023, 08:24 PM Apr 2023

Texas judge's ruling to ban mifepristone nationwide cites Wikipedia, contains pro-life talking point

points, and gets basic facts about abortion wrong: Experts say it's 'completely flawed'

A Texas judge on Friday overturned the nationwide FDA approval of abortion medication with a ruling that legal and healthcare experts told Insider is full of inaccuracies.

In addition to citing the Wikipedia definitions for both "pregnancy" and "disease" in his ruling, Judge Matthew Kacsmaryk falsely claimed abortion medication "ultimately starves the unborn human until death" and made sweeping generalizations about the psychological impact of abortions on women who receive them — which health care providers told Insider aren't accurate.

"Whim and caprice aren't the same as facts and evidence, and are not an objective foundation for good law," Los Angeles attorney Vineet Dubey, co-founder of Custodio & Dubey LLP, a law firm specializing in injury, environmental litigation, and civil rights cases, said in a statement emailed to Insider, indicating the judge's ruling came "without the knowledge necessary to make an informed decision."

Dubey added: "Judges aren't intended to be subject matter experts outside of interpreting the law."

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Texas judge's ruling to ban mifepristone nationwide cites Wikipedia, contains pro-life talking point (Original Post) Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin Apr 2023 OP
If judges can cite Wiki as truth then pics of what their "children" look like when in2herbs Apr 2023 #1
At least he didn't reference demons, humours, and succubi. Hermit-The-Prog Apr 2023 #2
I saw it while reading the opinion In It to Win It Apr 2023 #3
Judicial Dunning-Kruger effect NickB79 Apr 2023 #4
The asshole thought he was so smart and SCIENTIFIC dalton99a Apr 2023 #5

in2herbs

(2,990 posts)
1. If judges can cite Wiki as truth then pics of what their "children" look like when
Sat Apr 8, 2023, 09:23 PM
Apr 2023

the majority of abortions are performed should be included in every pleading by PPP, the 18 AGs, etc.

These judges need educating.

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