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Alabama's 'pro-life' governor is a hypocrite

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey on Wednesday signed into law an extreme abortion ban, citing "Alabamians' deeply held belief that every life is precious and that every life is a sacred gift from God."
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Alabama abortion law raised hope for execution reprieve

ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A lawyer for a condemned inmate said he hoped Gov. Kay Ivey might a grant clemency request and block the execution after she talked about her belief that “life is precious” in signing a bill to virtually outlaw abortion in Alabama. It wasn’t to be. Michael Brandon Samra was put to […]
Tags: News, Alabama, Ap, Nation, ATMORE Ala, Kay Ivey, Michael Brandon Samra


Fact check: Is Alabama's anti-abortion law likely to go into effect?

On Tuesday, the Alabama Senate passed and on Wednesday Gov. Kay Ivey signed into law the most restrictive abortion bill in the country -- a near-total ban on all abortions. According to Eric Johnston, president of the Alabama Pro-Life Coalition, who helped craft the legislation, the bill was specifically designed to go to the Supreme Court and challenge Roe v. Wade.
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Alabama, Stories, Alabama Senate, Eric Johnston, Kay Ivey, Alabama Pro Life Coalition


Alabama doctor: Why I won't stop providing abortions

On Wednesday, Gov. Kay Ivey signed a bill into law that would ban nearly all abortion care in my home state of Alabama. Not surprisingly, a media frenzy ensued. #Alabamaabortionban trended on Twitter, an airplane circled the state capitol proclaiming "Abortion is OK" and reporters called me nonstop for comment.
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Alabama doc: I won't stop providing abortions

On Wednesday, Gov. Kay Ivey signed a bill into law that would ban nearly all abortion care in my home state of Alabama. Not surprisingly, a media frenzy ensued. #Alabamaabortionban trended on Twitter, an airplane circled the state capitol proclaiming "Abortion is OK" and reporters called me nonstop for comment.
Tags: News, Alabama, Stories, Kay Ivey


Opinion: Alabama's 'pro-life' governor is a hypocrite

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey on Wednesday signed into law an extreme abortion ban, citing "Alabamians' deeply held belief that every life is precious and that every life is a sacred gift from God."
Tags: News, Alabama, Stories, Kay Ivey


Author Of Alabama Restrictive Abortion Bill Wants To Revisit Roe V. Wade Decision

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has signed a legislation that bans abortion in almost all cases. NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Eric Johnson, Alabama Pro-Life Coalition president, who wrote the bill.
Tags: News, Alabama, Npr, Ari Shapiro, Eric Johnson, Kay Ivey, Alabama Pro Life Coalition


Let physicians help women with unwanted pregnancies

Re: “Alabama governor invokes God in banning nearly all abortions”: As a physician and abortion provider in training, I am deeply saddened by the Alabama law that was signed by Gov. Kay Ivey. I have seen pregnant victims of rape, pregnant teens, and pregnant women without financial or social support to start a family. With […]
Tags: News, Opinion, Alabama, Letters to the Editor, Kay Ivey, Northwest Voices


Gillibrand: As President, I’d Seek to Codify Abortion Rights

Her comments came one day after Republican Gov. Kay Ivey of Alabama signed into law the nation's strictest abortion ban.
Tags: News, Alabama, Abortion, Democratic Party, Gillibrand, Kay Ivey, 2020 Election


Trump and the politics of abortion

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signed into law a controversial abortion bill that could punish doctors who perform abortions with life in prison. CNN's John Avlon breaks down how Americans feel about the politics of abortion and President Trump's hand in it.
Tags: News, Alabama, Cnn, Stories, Trump, John Avlon, Kay Ivey


Alabama Abortion Law Could Make Its Way To The Supreme Court

Gov. Kay Ivey has signed into law the nation's toughest anti-abortion law. It bans abortions except in cases of a serious health risk to the mother. There is no exception for rape or incest.
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Kay Ivey, Alabama Abortion Law


‘The Time Is Now’: States Are Rushing to Restrict Abortion, or to Protect It

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.
Tags: News, Alabama, Abortion, Illinois, Law and Legislation, Politics And Government, State Legislatures, Kay Ivey, Supreme Court (US, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision


Alabama governor signs strictest U.S. abortion ban into law

U.S. abortion rights activists had already vowed to go to court to block enforcement of the Alabama measure, the strictest anti-abortion law yet enacted with the intention of provoking reconsideration of the 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling. Governor Kay Ivey, a Republican, signed the measure a day after the Republican-controlled state Senate approved the ban and rejected a Democratic-backed amendment to allow abortions for women and girls impregnated by rape or incest. "To the bill’s many supporters, ...
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Alabama's restrictive abortion bill is now law

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey on Wednesday signed into law an abortion bill that could punish doctors who perform abortions with life in prison
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Abortion Funds Bombarded With Donations in Panic Over Alabama Ban

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily BeastThe extreme anti-abortion bill signed into law in Alabama on Wednesday sent shock waves far across state lines, crystallizing the growing challenge to Roe v. Wade and triggering record donations to groups bent on making sure women can safely end unwanted pregnancies.Late Tuesday, Alabama lawmakers voted in a ban on almost all abortions in the state, even in cases of rape or incest. Gov. Kay Ivey signed it Wednesday, making it the strictest ...
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Alabama Gov. Signs Into Law Most Restrictive Abortion Ban In The Country

Alabama Governor Kay Ivey (R) signed the state’s abortion ban on Wednesday evening, making the law the most strict anti-abortion measure in the country. Under this law, all abortions in Alabama are illegal at any stage of the pregnancy unless the mother’s health is in danger. There are no exceptions for pregnancies resulting from rape or incest. Doctors who perform abortion procedures will face up to 99 years in prison. “Today, I signed into law the Alabama Human Life Protection Act, a bill t...
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Alabama, Abortion, Roe V Wade, U S Supreme Court, Ivey, Kay Ivey, Cristina Cabrera, Legislature Ivey


‘The Time Is Now’: States Are Rushing to Restrict Abortion, or to Protect It

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.
Tags: News, Alabama, Abortion, Illinois, Law and Legislation, Politics And Government, State Legislatures, Kay Ivey, Supreme Court (US, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision


Nation's most restrictive abortion bill passed by all men

Abortion rights activists are demanding a nationwide response after Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signed into law a bill that makes abortion a felony in the state. CNN's Dianne Gallagher reports.
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Fact check: Is the Alabama anti-abortion law likely to go into effect?

On Tuesday, the Alabama Senate passed and Gov. Kay Ivey signed into law the most restrictive abortion bill in the country -- a near-total ban on all abortions. According to Eric Johnston, president of the Alabama Pro-Life Coalition, who helped craft the legislation, the bill was specifically designed to go to the Supreme Court and challenge Roe v. Wade.
Tags: Supreme Court, Alabama, Cnn, Alabama Senate, Eric Johnston, Kay Ivey, Alabama Pro Life Coalition


Alabama abortion law: Senator grills Republican colleague - 'Do you know what it's like to be raped?'

An Alabama senator is being praised for her tough questioning of a Republican colleague over the state’s law banning nearly all abortions. Speaking ahead of the chamber’s vote, Democrat Vivian Davis Figures raised the issue of victims of rape and incest being banned from having a termination. Ms Davis Figures grilled Republican senator Clyde Chambliss, who is one of the co-sponsors behind the abortion bill.“Do you know what it’s like to be raped?” she asked, to which Mr Chambliss replied, “No ma...
Tags: News, Alabama, America, Republican, Chambliss, Roe, Ivey, Kay Ivey, Clyde Chambliss, Democrat Vivian Davis Figures


Gov. Kay Ivey signed into law a bill that was passed with the aim of challenging the landmark Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey on Wednesday signed into law an abortion bill that could punish doctors who perform abortions with life in prison
Tags: News, Alabama, Stories, Roe V Wade, Kay Ivey


Alabama governor signs nation's most restrictive anti-abortion bill into law

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey on Wednesday signed into law a controversial abortion bill that could punish doctors who perform abortions with life in prison.
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Alabama’s Governor Signs Abortion Ban into Law

Republican Gov. Kay Ivey signed the measure.
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Alabama Governor Signs Nation’s Most Restrictive Abortion Law

Gov. Kay Ivey said the state will continue to follow the rule of law. Supporters hope the legislation will force a Supreme Court challenge to the nationwide right to an abortion.
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Alabama, Abortion, Illinois, Law and Legislation, Politics And Government, State Legislatures, Kay Ivey, Supreme Court (US, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision


Alabama abortion ban: governor signs bill into law – live

New law is the most restrictive in the nation, making it a crime to perform the procedure at any stage of pregnancySign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 11.15pm BST Alabama’s Republican-controlled state senate passed yesterday the most restrictive abortion law in the nation, making it a crime to perform the procedure at any stage of pregnancy. Today, despite protests and lawsuits, governor Kay Ivey signed the bill into law.Today, I signed into law the Alabama Human Life Protec...
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Analysis: The aim of Alabama's abortion bill

On Tuesday, the Republican-controlled Alabama state legislature passed a measure that would ban abortion -- with the exception of when the life of the mother is in jeopardy -- in all circumstances. The state's Republican governor -- Kay Ivey -- is expected to sign it. When she does, two things will happen: 1) Alabama will become the state with the country's most restrictive abortion law and 2) the law will immediately become fodder for the swirling debate over if (and when) the Supreme Court mig...
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Alabama and Georgia Are Throwing Down the Gauntlet against Roe . Good.

We are witnessing the beginnings of an anti-abortion legislative revolution in Red America. Two generations of pro-life activism, persuasion, and argument have yielded pro-life supermajorities in state houses across much of the South and Midwest, and they recognize the fact that we have reached a moment of legal possibility we may never attain again -- perhaps not for generations. It is possible (maybe not likely, but possible) that the Supreme Court could overrule Roe v. Wade, and these legisla...
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Alabama's Abortion Ban Is Designed to Challenge Roe v. Wade at the Supreme Court. Here's What Happens Next

Alabama Governor Kay Ivey signed a bill on Wednesday that would effectively ban abortion in the state, with no exceptions for rape or incest, prompting…
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‘Those Chromosomes And All That’: AL GOP Fumbles Medical Basics Before Abortion Ban

Following in the recent footsteps of allies in Ohio, Georgia and elsewhere, Republican state senators in Alabama last night voted to essentially ban legal abortions, flinging themselves at the feet of the Trumpified Supreme Court where one of these bills will almost certainly soon end up. In the debate before the vote, the lawmakers revealed a lack of basic knowledge about the medical foundations — or lack thereof — of their legislation. The Alabamians, like their colleagues in other states, w...
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White House refuses to sign on to Christchurch call to combat online extremism – live

White House said in response to an international agreement to to curb hate speech that ‘productive speech’ is the best tool to defeat itSign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 5.58pm BST With both chambers of the Alabama legislature passing a near-total abortion ban, attention is going to turn to Republican Governor Kay Ivey, who must sign the bill for it to become law.Abortion rights advocates Wednesday morning urged Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey to reject the bill and vowed swift lega...
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