Abortion

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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed into law on Thursday a Mississippi-style anti-abortion measure that bans the procedure after 15 weeks of pregnancy without exemptions for rape, incest or human trafficking. ...
The new Florida law, which will go into effect July 1 — would prohibit abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy, a dramatic cut from the current limit of 24 weeks. ...
The conservative Supreme Court justices have made it clear that not only would they refuse to block extremist anti-abortion laws like the Texas bounty law, but that they are also on track to fulfilling one of the Christian right's most durable goals. Namely, gutting or just going all-in and overturning Roe v. Wade. Joy Reid and her panel discuss states from Kentucky to Florida that have passed new anti-abortion laws, in a trend sweeping red states. ...
Representative Madeleine Dean (D-PA) said Thursday on MSNBC’s "Deadline" that Republican-led state legislatures banning abortion were "cynical, grotesque, lacking in compassion." | Clips ...

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