Archive for March 2019

Kentucky passes law banning abortions due to sex, race, or disability of the unborn

Here and here are stories from LifeNews and the National Right to Life News about this development in Kentucky. On March 19, 2019, Governor Matt Bevin signed the law banning abortions if a reason for the abortion is the sex, race, or disability of the unborn baby. This law is similar to the Indiana law that […]

6th Circuit upholds Ohio law prohibiting funding of organizations that perform abortions

Here is a short note by Ed Whelan describing today’s decision by the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit in Planned Parenthood v. Hodges. By a vote of 11-6, the court upheld the constitutionality of Ohio’s law prohibiting state funding of organizations (such as Planned Parenthood) that perform abortions.