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Alabama Governor Signs Law To Effectively Ban Abortion In The State. What's Next?

On Wednesday, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signed into law a measure that bans 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 in the state Senate.Experts say that House Bill 314, which makes performing an abortion a felony offense and would punish health providers with up to 99 years in prison, is unconstitutional and will likely be blocked by th...
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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 postpones draconian abortion law after 'fight breaks out' in assembly chamber

Alabama politicians have postponed efforts to pass a draconian abortion measure after shouting and chaos erupted in the legislative chamber.Legislators were poised to pass what would have been the toughest restrictions in the United States and would have placed Alabama residents on a par with those in many parts of the developing world in terms of access to abortion.The measure already passed by the state’s lower chamber only permitted abortion in cases where proceeding with a pregnancy seriousl...
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Alabama Lawmakers Passed A Bill That Makes Performing Abortions A Felony

The Alabama state House voted 73-4 to pass a bill that would outlaw abortion, even in cases of rape and incest. The bill will now head to the Republican-controlled state Senate, where it is expected to be approved as well.The Alabama bill would make it a crime for doctors to perform abortions at any stage of pregnancy, unless the woman's life is in danger. A doctor caught performing an abortion would face up to 99 years in prison; attempted abortion would carry a sentence of up to 10 years. Pat...
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Alabama Bill Could Make Abortions After Two Weeks Punishable By The Death Penalty

Getting an abortion two weeks after conception could in theory be a capital offense, and punishable by the death penalty, if Alabama state Rep. Terri Collins has her way. Collins, a Republican, has introduced a bill that would essentially ban abortion in the state with the explicit hope the ensuing legal battle will result in Roe v. Wade being overturned.Collins' bill would ban abortion "in Alabama within two weeks of conception, which is the earliest point that pregnancy can be medically deter...
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Erin's Law: 4 days left to get child sex abuse bill passed in Alabama Legislature

A revamped piece of legislation that would require Alabama public schools to provide sexual abuse prevention instruction to students in kindergarten through 12th grade has passed in the House of Representatives. Rep. Terri Collins' bill, dubbed Erin's Law , calls for the creation of a Governor's Task Force on Prevention of Sexual Abuse of Children.
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