Tag: Abortion Ban

Arizona reinstates 1864 abortion ban

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In a groundbreaking decision on Tuesday, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled in favor of upholding a 160-year-old near-total abortion ban, reigniting debates over reproductive rights in the state.  The ruling, which adds Arizona to the list of states with effectively banned abortion care, comes amidst a wave of similar legal battles across the United States. […]

South Carolina Strikes Down Abortion Ban; Idaho Upholds Near Total Ban

South Carolina Strikes Down Abortion Ban; Idaho Upholds Near Total Ban

This week, South Carolina’s supreme court ruled that laws banning abortions after six weeks of pregnancy unconstitutionally violate women’s right to privacy. While this was a significant win for abortion rights activists in the South, hours after South Carolina’s ruling, Idaho’s supreme court drew the opposite conclusion and found that the constitution in that state did not protect a right to abortion, upholding laws which limit women’s reproductive rights,

Indiana Legislature First To Approve Abortion Bans Post-Roe

Indiana Legislature First To Approve Abortion Bans Post-Roe

On Friday Indiana became the first state in the nation to approve abortion restrictions since the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade. Republican Gov. Eric Holcomb quickly signed a near-total ban on the procedure shortly after lawmakers approved it. The ban is set to take effect on Sept. 12, and it includes some exceptions.

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