Myron Thompson, Alabama

Myron Thompson, Alabama

Federal judge blocks Alabama's tough abortion law

Federal judge blocks Alabama's tough abortion law


Federal judge blocks Alabama 's tough abortion law

(AP) — A federal judge blocked an Alabama abortion ban Tuesday that would have made the procedure a felony at any stage of pregnancy in almost all cases.

U.S. District Judge Myron Thompson issued a preliminary injunction blocking Alabama from enforcing the law, which would have called for a sentence of 10 years to life in prison for the abortion provider with no exceptions for rape or incest.

Alabama legislators approved the measure this year, hoping to mount a court challenge to abortion rights. Abortion providers sued to stop the law from going into effect.

Randall Marshall, executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said the decision was expected.

Read more: Yahoo News

Well that is nice but before this law it was neither legal nor illegal as Roe Vs. Wade made it a states issue. For economic reasons and incest common in Alabama it really should be very easy as Alabama is so poor and over full with welfare expenses

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