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Abortion ban aims for high court, but won't get there soon

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alabama's virtual ban on abortion is the latest and most far-reaching state law seemingly designed to prod the Supreme Court to reconsider a constitutional right it announced 46...

alabama abortion law - Associated Press
7:22pm PDT - May 15th, 2019

Alabama governor signs near-total abortion ban into law

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's Republican governor signed the most stringent abortion legislation in the nation Wednesday, making performing an abortion a felony in nearly all cases."To...

alabama abortion law - Associated Press
7:01pm PDT - May 15th, 2019

Alabama governor signs strict abortion ban into law

The Governor in the US State of Alabama Kay Ivey has signed into law the most restrictive abortion ban in the United States, outlawing nearly all terminations, even in cases of rape and incest.

alabama abortion law - RTE
5:10pm PDT - May 15th, 2019

Brainstorm Health: Civica RX Focus, Alabama Abortion Law, Johnson & Johnson Pipeline

Brainstorm Health Daily: May 15, 2019

alabama abortion law - Fortune
4:48pm PDT - May 15th, 2019

Alabama governor signs near-total abortion ban

Alabama's governor signed the most restrictive abortion law in the country. It outlaws virtually all abortions and doctors who perform them could face up to 99 years in prison. Jericka Duncan reports.

alabama abortion law - CBS News
4:23pm PDT - May 15th, 2019

Alabama Governor Signs Controversial Abortion Law

The law criminalizes nearly all abortions, except for when the woman's life is at risk.

alabama abortion law - Buzzfeed
3:53pm PDT - May 15th, 2019

Alabama law moves abortion to the center of 2020 campaign

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alabama's new law restricting abortion in nearly every circumstance has moved one of the most polarizing issues in American politics to the center of the 2020 presidential...

alabama abortion law - Associated Press
3:28pm PDT - May 15th, 2019

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.

alabama abortion law - CNN
3:25pm PDT - May 15th, 2019

'We're in the fight of our lives': Alabama abortion law spurs lawsuits and protests

Women’s health advocates and Democratic leaders vow to fight the measure and the conservative-led effort to challenge abortion rights nationwide

alabama abortion law - Google News (UK)
3:25pm PDT - May 15th, 2019

Alabama governor signs abortion ban into law

The bill outlawing nearly all abortions makes no exceptions for rape or incest.

alabama abortion law - Axios
3:23pm PDT - May 15th, 2019

Alabama governor signs abortion ban into law

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alabama abortion law - The Hill
3:19pm PDT - May 15th, 2019

Alabama abortion law: Gov. Kay Ivey signs near-total abortion ban today - live updates

The new law is the most restrictive anti-abortion measure passed in the United States since Roe v. Wade was decided in 1973

alabama abortion law - CBS News
3:15pm PDT - May 15th, 2019

Alabama governor signs controversial abortion ban bill into law

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signed a near-total abortion ban bill designed to challenge more than 40 years of federal abortion protection under Roe v. Wade into law Wednesday.

alabama abortion law - NBC News
3:10pm PDT - May 15th, 2019

Televangelist Pat Robertson says Alabama’s abortion law is “extreme” and that Republicans went “too far”

Robertson labeling the law “extreme” shocked many conservatives and liberal pundits alike, given his typically far-right social and political stances

alabama abortion law - Newsweek
2:08pm PDT - May 15th, 2019

Alabama abortion ban bill ignites legal, political battles

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama lawmakers' vote to outlaw almost all abortions in the state has ignited legal and political battles as conservatives aim to challenge the Supreme Court's 1973...

alabama abortion law - Associated Press
11:44am PDT - May 15th, 2019

Alabama Governor Signs Nation’s Most Restrictive Abortion Ban Into Law

Alabama governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday signed into law a bill that prohibits virtually all abortions, setting up what will likely become a protracted legal battle.

alabama abortion law - National Review
11:35am PDT - May 15th, 2019

Abortion foes eye Supreme Court showdown in wake of Alabama ban

Pro-life lawmakers in Alabama lit a national firestorm this week by approving a near-total ban on abortion and imposing harsh penalties on doctors who perform the procedure. But supporters of the legislation do not expect it to take effect without a fight -- …

alabama abortion law - Fox News
10:07am PDT - May 15th, 2019

Alabama abortion law: ‘Outrageously offensive’ bill directly compares procedure to the Holocaust

Legislation would make performing an abortion at any stage of a pregnancy a felony, punishable by up to 99 years in prison

alabama abortion law - Independent
9:50am PDT - May 15th, 2019

Alabama abortion ban bill igniting legal, political battles

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama lawmakers' vote to outlaw almost all abortions in the state is igniting a legal and political battle over what would be the most restrictive law in the country as...

alabama abortion law - Associated Press
9:45am PDT - May 15th, 2019

2020 Dems condemn Alabama abortion bill: 'This is a war on women'

Democratic presidential hopefuls decried the Alabama Senate’s passage on Tuesday of a measure that would outlaw almost all abortions in the state, accusing Republicans of carrying out a brazen attack on women’s righ

alabama abortion law - The Hill
9:28am PDT - May 15th, 2019

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey Signs Abortion Ban into Law

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey (R) signed the Human Life Protection Act into law, one that makes most abortions in the state at any point during pregnancy illegal, except those necessary in order to prevent “a serious health risk to the unborn child’s mother.”

alabama abortion law - Breitbart News
9:25am PDT - May 15th, 2019

Booker: Alabama Anti-Abortion Law Is an 'Assault on Human Rights,' 'Human Dignity'

Wednesday on MSNBC’s “The Beat,” Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) said the Alabama Human Life Protection Act, which bans nearly all abortions, was an “assault on human rights.” Booker said, “This is an assault on human rights. This is an assault on basic

alabama abortion law - Breitbart News
8:41am PDT - May 15th, 2019

Alabama ban on nearly all abortions in GOP governor's hands

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama lawmakers voted to outlaw almost all abortions in the state, igniting a legal and political battle over what would be the most restrictive law in the country as...

alabama abortion law - Associated Press
8:18am PDT - May 15th, 2019

Republican Alabama governor mulling nation's strictest abortion law

Alabama Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday was mulling whether to sign the United States' strictest abortion law, part of a multistate effort to get the U.S. Supreme Court to reconsider women's constitutional right to abortion.

alabama abortion law - Reuters
6:44am PDT - May 15th, 2019

Abortion law 'harsher in Northern Ireland than in Alabama'

Women can face jail sentences up to life in UK due to Victorian legislation

alabama abortion law - Google News (UK)
6:03am PDT - May 15th, 2019

RT @HollyBelle819: @RyanAFournier Love my state! 1st pisses off the leftists with our abortion law, then chemical castration law of convict…

JUSKLNTYM (@jusklntym)
8:47am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @AdrianMorrow: Abortion rights in the U.S. are in the greatest jeopardy they have faced in generations. I spent some time in Alabama las…

We, Women (@wewomenphoto)
2:31am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @ApolloMusagetes: Alabama Gov signs anti abortion into law. So, any woman can take out a life insurance policy on an embryo at 4 weeks…

katie (@katiegraffiti)
7:09pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @smithie1: 'I don't feel safe': Alabama newspapers publish letters by women on abortion ban: 53% of white women voted for trump national…

roger smith (@smithie1)
11:35am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @realamberheard: Alabama cares abt “the right to life”... what about the rights or life of rape victims, women or the unwantd chldrn bor…

Amber Heard (Fan) (@AmberHeard__)
9:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @reckonalabama: “Alabamians must not be forced to relitigate their settled constitutional rights every time the State of Alabama knowing…

Lady Eyre (@moderneyre)
8:09am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @reckonalabama: “Alabamians must not be forced to relitigate their settled constitutional rights every time the State of Alabama knowing…

Gina Touchton (@TouchtonGina)
7:36am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @reckonalabama: “Alabamians must not be forced to relitigate their settled constitutional rights every time the State of Alabama knowing…

Kim (@kimerlyus)
7:29am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @reckonalabama: “Alabamians must not be forced to relitigate their settled constitutional rights every time the State of Alabama knowing…

Melissa (@MelissaBallardJ)
7:27am PDT - August 25th, 2019

“Alabamians must not be forced to relitigate their settled constitutional rights every time the State of Alabama knowingly and deliberately enacts an unconstitutional abortion law,” ACLU lawyer Alexa Kolbi-Molina said. https://t.co/odMduOH6UP

Reckon (@reckonalabama)
7:18am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @AbortionStories: "I had an abortion in Alabama when I was 14. If the state’s laws had been the same then as they are now, my whole life…

Terry O'Neill (@Terryoneill)
6:02pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AbortionStories: "I had an abortion in Alabama when I was 14. If the state’s laws had been the same then as they are now, my whole life…

Tinafaye (@Tinafayeee)
5:45pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AbortionStories: "I had an abortion in Alabama when I was 14. If the state’s laws had been the same then as they are now, my whole life…

M. Ralph (@oldmanralphy)
5:44pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AbortionStories: "I had an abortion in Alabama when I was 14. If the state’s laws had been the same then as they are now, my whole life…

NNAF Abortion Funds (@AbortionFunds)
5:39pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @CyrusToulabi: Republicans want to outlaw all abortions. Republicans want to FORCE all women to carry every pregnancy to term, even in…

Lori Anderson (@LorionBI)
3:49pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AbortionStories: "I had an abortion in Alabama when I was 14. If the state’s laws had been the same then as they are now, my whole life…

prochoiceforall (@prochoiceforal1)
1:36pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @djlavoie: The 22 Alabama senators who voted against including an exception for rape or incest in the abortion law. I feel like they ha…

Adriana (@arianna_lz)
10:31am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @Eliezar: @scottshafer @BoSnerdley @CAGOP @GavinNewsom It's a dangerous precedent Scott. Maybe Alabama passes a law to require women to…

tina johnson (@alvinant)
7:36pm PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @SikhProf: 22 Senators voted against including an exception for rape or incest in Alabama’s new draconian abortion law. Notice any sim…

#WeAreStillHere #Resistance #ProtectMaunaKea (@navahochick56)
11:53am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @500womensci: An Alabama lawmaker is clearly confused about the fundamentals of reproductive science, but that hasn’t stopped him from a…

Helen Xue (@Hardasshelen)
10:48am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @500womensci: An Alabama lawmaker is clearly confused about the fundamentals of reproductive science, but that hasn’t stopped him from a…

Maureen Henderson (@mautarsha1)
10:18am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @500womensci: An Alabama lawmaker is clearly confused about the fundamentals of reproductive science, but that hasn’t stopped him from a…

ResistingForAReturnToSanity (@pesterplarson3)
10:13am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @500womensci: An Alabama lawmaker is clearly confused about the fundamentals of reproductive science, but that hasn’t stopped him from a…

will may (@willmay)
10:10am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @500womensci: An Alabama lawmaker is clearly confused about the fundamentals of reproductive science, but that hasn’t stopped him from a…

Cathie (@AmericanMOM01)
10:09am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @500womensci: An Alabama lawmaker is clearly confused about the fundamentals of reproductive science, but that hasn’t stopped him from a…

Badd Company (@BaddCompani)
10:06am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @500womensci: An Alabama lawmaker is clearly confused about the fundamentals of reproductive science, but that hasn’t stopped him from a…

christa spillane (@2006ta)
10:06am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @500womensci: An Alabama lawmaker is clearly confused about the fundamentals of reproductive science, but that hasn’t stopped him from a…

RichFid (@RichFid2)
10:06am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @reckonalabama: “Alabamians must not be forced to relitigate their settled constitutional rights every time the State of Alabama knowing…

Mariah Nowlin (@MariahNowlin209)
5:45am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @RepKatiePorter: To the women of Alabama: your government has failed you. The men and women elected to defend your interests and guard y…

Jeff Illeck (@jeff_illeck)
5:17am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @MarkRuffalo: If you find your heart has hardened when it comes to the complex issue of reproductive rights, read this and remember this…

Regina Fake (@froggybsb03)
1:34am PDT - August 21st, 2019

Alabama’s governor signed a law that prohibits abortion at every stage of pregnancy and does not have any exceptions except when the mother’s life hangs in the balance. However, there are no exceptions for rape or incest. https://t.co/6r5wWTMuQ0

AUQAAB ALIZAI (@AQABMALIK)
9:36pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

Alabama's anti-abortion law: This is what Christian rule looks like in America - U.S. News - https://t.co/21zhLynwzt https://t.co/IJCWsbBEbo

! NO PASARAN (@LABOUR4ALL)
5:49pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

“Alabamians must not be forced to relitigate their settled constitutional rights every time the State of Alabama knowingly and deliberately enacts an unconstitutional abortion law,” ACLU lawyer Alexa Kolbi-Molina said. https://t.co/aWqf5224Ny

Reckon (@reckonalabama)
1:31pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @305Pirate: @EduardoElTiempo @janiskreuz @Florida_Sun_ @UNBORNness @IlhanMN But you’re perfectly fine with Alabama jailing a woman for h…

don jennings (@donjx)
9:30am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @305Pirate: @EduardoElTiempo @janiskreuz @Florida_Sun_ @UNBORNness @IlhanMN But you’re perfectly fine with Alabama jailing a woman for h…

Alan Murphy (@psychomurf)
7:30am PDT - August 20th, 2019

NY (and other states) are nullifying in effect national immigration law. What a time. Of course this means Alabama is welcome to nullify abortion rights and Missouri national gun control law. That's what nullification means among the 50 states. https://t.co/PE5Gh8129e

DB (@DanielBetti2)
5:06am PDT - August 20th, 2019

This Alabama woman was raped by a classmate when she was 17. Because she couldn't get an abortion, she was forced to give birth to her daughter, who was born with severe medical complications and died just months later. https://t.co/UH8JtRduzV via @HuffPost

Fiona Norris (@Fiona7689Fiona)
5:02am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @305Pirate: @EduardoElTiempo @janiskreuz @Florida_Sun_ @UNBORNness @IlhanMN But you’re perfectly fine with Alabama jailing a woman for h…

Lee Drakston (@LDrakston)
4:52am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @CCP2020: QUOTE: "McCarthy said he believes in 'exceptions for rape, incest and life of the mother.'" Ya know I get this, though as a C…

@mayrasons4 (@mayrasons4)
10:41pm PDT - August 19th, 2019

RT @NULpolicy: Did you know - @SenLindaColeman was 1 in 6 Democrats and only 2 women to vote against Alabama’s extreme anti-abortion law. T…

Toni Wiley (@ToniWiley_1789)
7:39pm PDT - August 19th, 2019