‘The Time Is Now’: States Are Rushing to Restrict Abortion, or to Protect It
Wednesday, 15 May 2019 () States across the country are passing some of the most restrictive abortion laws in decades, including in Alabama, where Gov. Kay Ivey signed a bill effectively banning the procedure.
On Tuesday, Alabama’s state Senate was due to vote on a bill that would outlaw nearly all abortions. It will first consider whether to allow the procedure for women and girls impregnated by rape and incest. If passed, this would be the strictest abortion law in the nation. Reuters reports debate on...
Politico.com recently wrote, "A slew of new state laws effectively outlawing abortion has put the issue front and center in the 2020 elections, with abortion-rights groups hoping the threat galvanizes..
According to a report by Reuters, on Friday, Missouri lawmakers passed a bill that prohibits women from seeking an abortion after the eighth week of pregnancy, just days after Alabama enacted the most..
Alabama's passage of the nation's strictest abortion law is the latest bid by states in the South and Midwest to stake out a legal challenge on a... USATODAY.com Also reported by •Delawareonline •Mediaite