On Thursday, the Supreme Court ruled states can refuse to print license plates displaying the Confederate flag. But the decision is not the win it looks like for reproductive rights advocates.
A Republican Michigan lawmaker this month introduced a series of anti-choice bills, among them a restriction on later abortions and a proposal to publicly fund anti-choice organizations.
A federal appeals court ruled that North Carolina can’t offer “Choose Life” license plates unless the state also makes pro-choice plates available. Conservative lawmakers in the state want the Supreme Court to overturn that ruling.
Activists are hoping to get their “Choose Life” license plates ready for state bumpers by 2013.
A district judge has issued a preliminary injunction against the state’s new “Choose Life” license plates.
Each anti-choice license plate ordered will be a $15 donation to centers that deceive women about pregnancy and abortion.