After her parents told her they planned on forcing her to get an abortion, a pregnant Texas teen, identified as R.E.K., filed a lawsuit against them and a judge granted her an injunction for the duration of her pregnancy, reports the NY Daily News.
In addition to her father allegedly telling her that she needed an “ass whoopin’,” the teen alleged that her parents told her of plans to slip an abortion pill in her drink or cancel her health insurance.
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Evan Madison, 16, the unborn child’s father, said that he is relieved by the court’s decision and that he plans on marrying his girlfriend:
“Emotionally and stressfully, it’s been tough,” Madison told local Fox affiliate KRIV-TV. “We’ve had fights and arguments over all of this and what’s going to happen next because her parents are very unpredictable.”