Hundreds protest Alabama abortion ban: 'My body, my choice!'
Monday, 20 May 2019 The demonstration came days after Gov. Kay Ivey signed the most stringent abortion law in the nation— making performing an abortion a felony in nearly all cases unless necessary for the mother's health. The law provides no exception for rape and incest.
Thousands of people protested across Alabama on Sunday, May 19, against the state’s Human Life Protection Act, which makes abortion illegal, except when the life of the mother is in danger or where the unborn has a “lethal anomaly.” Large rallies took place in Birmingham, Huntsville, Montgomery...
A Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Sunday found that 58 percent of adults favor legal abortion in most or all cases, but as several states have passed laws to curb or ban the procedure, 2020 Democratic..