The question now is whether the ban will go into effect in June, or if it is enjoined while the legal challenges occur.
The governor has used the same argument to veto the even more restrictive 12-week ban. Will the legislature override him anyway?
The GOP is highly concerned about fiscal responsibility, unless the money is being wasted defending unconstitutional abortion bans.
The governor will veto a ban on abortions after 20 weeks.
A likely 12 week abortion ban has almost cleared every hoop in Arkansas.
Rapert knows his heartbeat ban is constitutionally sound. He just can’t tell you who told him so.