Arkansas Governor Vetoes 'Fetal Pain' Bill

From ThinkProgress Tue Feb 26 2013, 17:45:13

As promised, Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe on Tuesday vetoed an anti-abortion "fetal pain" bill. The measure will likely be pushed through without his consent, however, since the Republican-controlled legislature is able to override vetoes through a simple majority vote. If overridden, the law will be among the most restrictive abortion bans in the nation. It [...]

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!