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(CNN) – The undocumented immigrant teenager who had been trying to terminate her pregnancy in Texas for the past several weeks had an abortion Wednesday, the ACLU said in a statement.
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The 17-year-old, who came into the country without her parents, is in a federal shelter for minors. “Justice prevailed today for Jane Doe,” Brigitte Amiri, senior staff attorney with the ACLU Reproductive Freedom Project said in a statement.
“But make no mistake about it, the Administration’s efforts to interfere in women’s decisions won’t stop with Jane.”
The Trump administration had tried to block the young woman from leaving the shelter to have an abortion with several court filings, but an appeals court ruled Tuesday night that she
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