Saturday, January 22, 2011
Conservative State Legislators Optimistic About Passing Limits on Abortion
NY Times: Lawmakers in Many States Pushing for Abortion Curbs, by Erik Eckholm:
Newly energized by their success in November’s midterm elections, conservative legislators in dozens of states are mounting aggressive campaigns to limit abortions.
The lawmakers are drafting, and some have already introduced, bills that would ban most abortions at 20 weeks after conception, push women considering abortions to view a live ultrasound of the fetus, or curb insurance coverage, among other proposals. . . .