Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Arkansas 12-Week Abortion Ban Challenged in Federal Court
The New York Times: Suit Seeks to Block Arkansas Abortion Law, by Erik Eckholm:
Supporters of abortion rights on Tuesday filed a challenge to the new Arkansas law banning most abortions at the 12th week of pregnancy, calling it a “violation of over 40 years of settled United States Supreme Court precedent” and a threat to “the rights, liberty and well-being of Arkansas women and their families.” . . .