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Alabama Anti-Choice Group Wants “Meth Mom” Battle To Backdoor in Personhood

A group is hoping to use “chemical endangerment of children” law to give legal rights to fertilized eggs.

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As Women Rally, Doctor Speaks Out Against Forced Ultrasound Bill in Alabama

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This morning women headed to Montgomery, Alabama to protest the forced ultrasound bill making it’s way through the statehouse.  Although the bill’s sponsor, Senator Clay Scofield is reportedly backing off the bill that would require trans-vaginal ultrasound prior to a legal abortion, a rally against SB12 is on for today.

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Alabama Senator Backs Off Forced Trans-Vaginal Ultrasound Bill, But Alabama Women Aren’t Backing Down

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Unable to say the word “vaginal,” one of the authors of the forced trans-vaginal ultrasound bill in Alabama says he will pull it.  But the women of Alabama won’t stand for replacing it with forced abdominal ultrasounds or any other form of coercion.

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Alabama Co-Sponsor of Forced Ultrasound Bill Denies Selling Equipment to Abortion Clinics, But Providers Tell a Different Story

A senator pushing for mandatory ultrasounds in Alabama claims his company wouldn’t benefit financially.  But is he telling the truth?

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The Alabamification of America, Take Two: An Agenda of Which Even the Bishops Should be Ashamed

The right wants to allow a boss or a corporation to claim “religious” or “conscience” reasons to roll back equal rights. As a native Alabamian, I am hearing some thundering hooves over some bridges at Selma. Religion and “conscience” and employers’ and property owners’ rights were justifications for discriminating against black people in this country from the founding of the republic until the Civil Rights Act was passed. Now they are coming for you.

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Alabama Files “Personhood” Bill, Florida Kills Their Petition

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More states make headway on pushing fertilized eggs as people bills.

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Alabama 20 Week Abortion Ban Goes Into Effect

The state becomes the fifth to ban abortion prior to viability.

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Alabama Governor Still Deciding on 20 Week Abortion Ban

Although the law was passed through the legislature in the very end of the session, the governor is still mulling whether or not to sign it into law.

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Would Alabama Personhood Undo Corporate Personhood?

If the state does get a person to be redefined to moment of fertilization, does that mean corporations will lose their personhood?

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Roundup: ACLU Suing Alabama Prisons for Treatment of HIV-Positive Prisoners

Wisconsin library will show the anti-choice documentary, U.S. House committee passes bill preventing pre-tax dollars from being spend on abortion, ACLU sues Alabama prisons, and Virginia governor asks for abortion to be excluded from state insurance exchanges.

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