Stories tagged: fetal heartbeat
UPDATED: Wed., July 3, 2019, 5:30 p.m.
A federal judge temporarily blocked an Ohio law Wednesday that would ban abortions after a fetal heartbeat can be detected, allowing clinics to continue to provide the procedure as a …
Fri., May 24, 2019, 3:21 p.m.
Federal judge temporarily blocks Mississippi law that would ban most abortions once fetal heartbeat detected
A federal judge is temporarily blocking a Mississippi law that would ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected. U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves on Friday issued an order …
Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 8:21 p.m.
A state judge on Tuesday struck down Iowa’s restrictive “fetal heartbeat” abortion law, which would have been the most restrictive anti-abortion law in the nation.
Tue., March 26, 2013, 9:31 a.m.
BISMARCK, N.D. — Gov. Jack Dalrymple signed legislation today that that would make North Dakota the nation’s most restrictive state on abortion rights, banning the procedure if a fetal heartbeat …