The Louisiana Supreme Court rejected the State Attorney General’s request to enforce the abortion ban on Wednesday.
The ban was recently put on hold by a New Orleans Civil Court Judge.
Pro-life advocate Sherri Jackson says she believes in protecting lives before and after a baby is born.
Louisiana is one of 13 states with a “trigger law” that automatically ended the terminations of pregnancies by pills or surgical means once the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v Wade.
Citizens are concerned about women’s rights to access to abortion services.
Women’s advocate and organizer Samantha Stanley feels it is a safety issue for women in Louisiana.
New Orleans Civil Court Judge Robin Giarrusso granted a temporary restraining order, which allowed the clinics to remain open pending the Friday hearing on the merits of the claim.
Pro-choice advocates say this is a victory for them.
Pro-life advocates say the fight to ban abortions continues.
The lawsuit claims the law is unclear on when the ban should take effect. The hearing is scheduled for Friday.