Saturday, October 26, 2013
Supreme Court Could Address 20-Week "Fetal Pain" Abortion Bans
SCOTUSblog: Can states ban abortions at earlier stages?, by Lyle Denniston:
In a wave of new laws enacted across the country, foes of abortion are pushing a common goal: to ban the termination of pregnancy at earlier stages than the Supreme Court has previously allowed. The first new case seeking to test whether the Court will go along with that campaign has been filed, and could be faced by the Justices later this year. A response to that case by abortion supporters is now due on November 29. . . .