Georgia and Hollywood are worlds away from one another, physically and culturally, but irresistible tax incentives have turned the state into a filming powerhouse dubbed "Hollywood of the South." Productions as big as Marvel Studios' superhero blockbusters and shows like "Stranger Things" and "The Walking Dead" call the state home base, and some have not shied away from … [Read more...] about Hollywood’s Big Players Stay Quiet on Georgia Abortion Law
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Well it happened. Georgia Governor Brian Kemp officially signed the bill that bans abortions after six weeks. This is now one of the strictest abortion laws in the country.Typically abortions are legal until 24 weeks in most states via Roe vs Wade that passed in the Supreme Court in 1973. This is because fetuses are typically viable outside the womb around 24 weeks. But by … [Read more...] about Abortions In Georgia Could Now Be Punished By The Death Penalty
Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Health Log In Subscribe Log In Today’s Paper Health | What Do New State Abortion Laws Really Mean for Women? Advertisement Supported by The so-called fetal "heartbeat" laws ban abortion before many women even know they're pregnant. ByPam Belluck May 9, 2019 … [Read more...] about What Do New State Abortion Laws Really Mean for Women?
Emily Wagster Pettus Associated Press Published 5:40 PM EDT Mar 21, 2019 Jackson, Miss. – Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant on Thursday signed one of the strictest abortion laws in the nation – a measure that bans most abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected, about six weeks into pregnancy. Bryant’s action came despite a federal judge’s ruling … [Read more...] about Mississippi governor signs ‘heartbeat’ abortion law
Tuesday, Mar 19 2019 8:19 AM full issue ACLU attorney Julia Kaye says the law is a hardship on rural women because it requires them to travel several hours to receive services, but defenders of the law say there is little evidence to support that charge. Dozens of states have similar restrictions. News on abortion comes out of Georgia, as well. The Associated … [Read more...] about Activists Challenge Law In Maine Allowing Physician-Only Abortions