Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Radical New Abortion Measures, Drawn from Anti-Choice Group's Playbook, Not Faring Well in Court
Bloomberg: New Abortion Restrictions in States Are 0 for 8 in Courts, by Andrew Harris:
State legislatures trying to curtail abortions have suffered a 0-for-8 losing streak after court challenges to their new laws this year.
The laws, all but one signed by Republican governors, drew on ideas from a playbook created by an anti-abortion group. Democrats plan to use the attempted curbs to boost 2014 congressional fundraising and increase voter support, calling the laws part of a “War on Women.” . . .