Roe vs. Wade

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey on Wednesday signed into law a controversial abortion bill that could punish doctors who perform abortions with life in prison.
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May 15, 2019 - 6:30 pm
By Caroline Kelly, CNN (CNN) - - Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey on Wednesday signed into law a controversial abortion bill that could punish doctors who perform abortions with life in prison. "Today, I signed into law the Alabama Human Life Protection Act, a bill that was approved by overwhelming majorities...
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Margeaux Hartline, dressed as a handmaid, protests against a ban on nearly all abortions outside of the Alabama State House in Montgomery, Ala., on Tuesday, May 14, 2019.
Mickey Welsh/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP
May 15, 2019 - 12:59 pm
By Kim Chandler, Associated Press 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 conservatives aim to challenge the Supreme Court's 1973 decision that...
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New Jersey Senator Cory Booker
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September 06, 2018 - 12:40 pm
By Stephen Collinson, Chris Cillizza , CNN (CNN) -- On Thursday morning, New Jersey Democratic Sen. Cory Booker purposely broke the rules of the Senate. He publicly released 12 pages of emails sent by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh dealing with racial inequality. The documents were marked "...
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Brett Kavanaugh
Jack Gruber-USA TODAY
September 06, 2018 - 11:26 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — A newly disclosed email shows Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has questioned whether the 1973 Roe v. Wade case on abortion access is settled law. The email was obtained by The Associated Press as senators were launching a final round of questioning Thursday of President...
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Trump Visit Greenville
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Kristen Johanson
July 23, 2018 - 6:44 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Vice President Mike Pence will make two stops in Philadelphia on Monday, the first at the Sheraton Hotel Downtown to discuss tax plans, the second at a fundraiser at the Union League for Republican Senate hopeful Lou Barletta, where he will be met by protestors...
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legislators debate the "heartbeat" bill at the Iowa state capitol in Des Moines
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May 03, 2018 - 7:36 am
By Barbara Rodriguez and Scott Stewart, Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican legislators sent Iowa's governor a bill early Wednesday that would ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected, usually around six weeks of pregnancy, propelling the state overnight to the front of...
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