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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.
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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.
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Alabama bill marks the start of all-out war on abortion

The abortion ban approved Tuesday night by the Alabama Senate is more than just the most restrictive legislation passed by any state in the 46 years since the Supreme Court legalized abortion nationwide.
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Fact check: Is the Alabama anti-abortion bill likely to go into effect?

On Tuesday, the Alabama Senate passed 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.
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Search For 4-Year-Old Maleah Davis Continues As Stepfather's Comments Raise Concern

The search for Houston 4-year-old Maleah Davis, who has been missing since May 4, continues. Her mother Brittany Bowens has said she believes that Maleah is dead and that her stepfather, Derion Vence, has harmed her. Vence has been charged in connection with the disappearance, as blood evidence linked to Maleah was found in the apartment he shared with Bowens and Maleah, and is currently being held in jail.On Tuesday and Wednesday, the search crews focused on Rosharon, TX, where Vence reportedl...
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Search For 4-Year-Old Maleah Davis Continues As Mother's Ex-Fiancé's Comments Raise Concern

The search for Houston 4-year-old Maleah Davis, who has been missing since May 4, continues. Her mother Brittany Bowens has said she believes that Maleah is dead and that Bowens' ex-fiancé Derion Vence has harmed her. Vence has been charged in connection with the disappearance, as blood evidence linked to Maleah was found in the apartment he shared with Bowens and Maleah, and is currently being held in jail.On Tuesday and Wednesday, the search crews focused on Rosharon, TX, where Vence reported...
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Alabama’s Abortion Ban Is Designed to Challenge Roe v. Wade at the Supreme Court. Here’s What Happens Next

The Alabama Senate passed a bill late Tuesday that would effectively ban abortion in the state, with no exceptions for rape or incest, prompting an outcry from abortion rights activists across the country and setting up a challenge to Roe v. Wade that could result in a Supreme Court battle. The bill, which already passed…
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You Don't Have To Change Yourself To Run For Office

As we're reminded daily, there's one very big election happening in 2020 — but the number to know is much bigger than one. There are over 500,000 elected offices across the United States for the taking, and at VoteRunLead our goal is to make sure as many of these elected offices go to women as possible.The success of the 2018 midterms will not be an anomaly, but rather the beginning of women standing up and owning their unique power as candidates and individuals to create change for communities...
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What Alabama's Abortion Bill Might Mean For Roe v. Wade

The Alabama Senate passed a bill Tuesday to ban nearly all abortions, with no exceptions for cases of rape or incest.
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I'm Voting For The First Time In 2020. This Has To Be The Climate Change Election.

I'm a 17-year-old singer-songwriter and climate justice activist from Los Angeles, California. So far, I haven’t had a say in who’s creating the policies that will affect my future, and because of the climate crisis, I may not even have a future. The current administration is doing nothing to prevent it from worsening, and some even deny that climate change exists. Long story short, I’m pissed.But I’m on a mission to change things. In 2020, I will be able to vote in an election for the very fir...
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Alabama's abortion bill could put doctors in prison for life: Here's what to know

The Alabama Senate has passed a near-total ban on abortions. Here's everything you need to about the bill and where it's headed next.            [Author: Montgomery Advertiser]
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The Alabama Senate Voted To Effectively Ban Abortion In The State. What's Next?

The Alabama Senate voted Tuesday night to ban abortion at any stage of gestation, except in cases in which the woman's life is in danger. The legislation makes no exceptions for rape or incest, after an amendment to include these cases failed to pass.House Bill 314, which makes performing an abortion a felony offense and would punish health providers with up to 99 years in prison, now goes to Republican Gov. Kay Ivey for a signature. If signed into law, HB 314 would go into effect after six mon...
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Alabama abortion bill: 25 men drown out voices of three women as controversial bill is passed

Three women had a voice in Alabama Senate as 25 men passed abortion banAmid the debate on the Alabama Senate floor over America’s most restrictive abortion law, state Senator Linda Coleman-Madison appeared to be losing patience.She was one of just three women to vote Tuesday on HB 314, which would outlaw abortions even in cases of rape and incest. And more than two hours into the debate, she had a few questions for state Senator Clyde Chambliss, one of the bill’s key Republican backers. Earlier,...
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Alabama abortion bill: What happens next for most restrictive ban in US in 40 years?

The Alabama Senate has passed a near-total ban on abortions. Here's everything you need to about the bill and where it's headed next.            [Author: Montgomery Advertiser]
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Alabama abortion bill: New law part of ‘US-wide strategy to push abortion out of reach for all women’

Campaigners say Alabama’s new law mandating a near total ban on abortion is part of a nationwide “coordinated strategy” to make abortion inaccessible for women across America.The legislation, which is the most restrictive abortion bill in the US, would make carrying out an abortion at any stage of the pregnancy punishable by 10 to 99 years in jail. The strict abortion ban, which has been branded a “death sentence for women”, would even criminalise performing abortions in cases of rape and incest...
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Alabama May Soon Have The Nation's Most Restrictive Abortion Law

The Alabama Senate passed a bill that would ban nearly all abortions in the state. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Dr. Yashica Robinson of the Alabama Women's Center for Reproductive Alternatives.
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The Latest: Alabama anti-abortion bill headed to governor

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on the Alabama Senate taking up a proposed abortion ban (all times local):
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Alabama Senate passes near-total abortion ban

• Georgia governor postpones LA trip as film industry protests new abortion law • Opinion: What's behind the absurb gamble on women's rights • Actress has a message for women
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Alabama Senate passes ban on abortion, with few exceptions

Alabama's Senate passed a near-total ban on abortion Tuesday, sending what would be the nation's most stringent abortion law to the state's Republican governor.
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Alabama passes bill banning abortion, including in rape and incest cases

Alabama’s state Senate passed a bill on Tuesday to outlaw nearly all abortions, creating exceptions only to protect the mother’s health, as part of a multistate effort to have the US Supreme Court reconsider a woman’s constitutional right to an abortion.The country’s strictest abortion bill was previously approved by the Alabama House of Representatives and will now go to Republican Governor Kay Ivey, who has withheld comment on whether she would sign but is generally a strong opponent of aborti...
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Alabama Lawmakers Pass Bill Banning Nearly All Abortions

The vote in the Alabama Senate came after a chaotic attempt to vote last week. If the governor signs the bill into law, it will become among the most restrictive in the country. (Image credit: Dave Martin/AP)
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Alabama Senate approves near-total ban on abortion; sends bill to the governor

The measure includes the most sweeping restrictions on abortion in the United States, almost certainly guaranteeing a legal challenge.            [Author: Montgomery Advertiser]
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Alabama Senate bans nearly all abortions, including rape cases

The country's strictest abortion bill was previously approved by the Alabama House of Representatives and will now go to Republican Governor Kay Ivey, who has withheld comment on whether she would sign but is generally a strong opponent of abortion. The law, which passed 25-6, would take effect six months after being signed by the governor, but is certain to face legal challenge from the American Civil Liberties Union and other groups which have vowed to sue. Legislation to restrict abortion r...
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Alabama Senate passes near-total abortion ban

Alabama sent the most restrictive abortion bill in the country to the governor's desk Tuesday night, with the state's Senate passing legislation that could punish doctors who perform abortions with life in prison.
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Alabama Senate passes near-total ban on abortion

Alabama's Senate passed a near-total ban on abortion Tuesday, sending what would be the nation's most stringent abortion law to the state's Republican governor.
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Alabama Senate passes near-total abortion ban bill

Alabama sent the most restrictive abortion bill in the country to date to the governor's desk Tuesday night, with the state's Senate passing legislation that could punish doctors who perform abortions with life in prison.
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Alabama senate passes bill to ban abortion even in rape and incest cases

The Alabama senate has passed a bill which, if the governor signs it into law, will ban abortion in almost all cases, including rape and incest. Abortions would become a felony offense, and doctors who perform an abortion face a minimum sentence of 10 years in prison. The bill still needs to be signed by governor Kay Ivey, who is a Republican. Under the cynically-titled Human Life Protection Act, “The only exception in the legislation is in cases where the life of the pregnant woman is at risk...
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Legislator Pushing Abortion Ban in Alabama Says He’s Not ‘Smart Enough to Be Pregnant’

Chris Aluka Berry/ReutersThe bill being considered in the Alabama Senate—which bans abortion outright in the state—was no laughing matter. But multiple times during the debate Tuesday, the gallery descended into snickers at male legislators’ confusion about human biology. The bill’s sponsor, Sen. Clyde Chambliss (R), acknowledged in his opening statement that he was not a doctor, nor was he entirely clear on when a woman can know she is pregnant. “I’m not trained medically so I don’t know the pr...
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Alabama Senate Passes Nation’s Strictest Abortion Bill

The bill, which will now go to the governor's desk, would ban abortion in almost all cases.
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Alabama Senate debates bill banning nearly all abortions

If so, Alabama would become the latest in a procession of U.S. states to advance anti-abortion bills, part of a strategy by anti-abortion activists to get the issue before the U.S. Supreme Court. The bill was previously approved by the Alabama House of Representatives. Republican Governor Kay Ivey has withheld comment on whether she would sign it but generally is a strong opponent of abortion.
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