TX SB8 threatens to punish drivers for getting people where they need to go— especially women exercising their right to choose. @Lyft has created a Driver Legal Defense Fund to cover 100% of legal fees for drivers sued under SB8 while driving on our platform.
Lyft and Uber say they will cover legal fees for drivers who are sued under Texas' restrictive abortion law www.cnbc.com/2021/09/03/lyft-will-cover-legal-fees-for-drivers-sued-under-texas-abortion-law.html
Lyft & Uber Will Pay Drivers' Legal Fees If They're Sued Under Texas Abortion Law. Lyft is donating $1 M to Planned Parenthood Uber CEO: “Team @Uber is in too and will cover legal fees in the same way. Thanks for the push," www.npr.org/2021/09/03/1034140480/lyft-and-uber-will-pay-drivers-legal-fees-if-theyre-sued-under-texas-abortion-la
Apparently @lyft and @uber announced they will cover all legal fees for drivers sued under Texas’ new abortion law. If true, I am definitely impressed. 👊🏾
Is abortion illegal in Texas?
Abortion in Texas is legal up to 6 weeks post-fertilization. As of July 11, 2021, 30 cities in Texas have enacted local abortion bans.. wikipedia.orgAbortion in Texas