Oklahoma Governor Signs Laws to Ban Virtually All Abortions
Calvin Freiburger - LifeSiteNews.com - (Apr 27, 2021)
Two of the three pro-life laws could lead to the overturning of Roe v. Wade, if they make it to the US Supreme Court.
(Oklahoma) — [LifeSiteNews.com] Oklahoma's Republican Gov. Kevin Stitt signed into law Monday three new measures "protecting the lives of the unborn" from effectively all abortions, though at least two of the laws are likely to be put on hold by the courts before taking effect. (Screengrab image: via WebMD)
KOKH reports that the first law makes it a homicide to abort any baby with a detectable heartbeat. The second law makes it "unprofessional conduct" to abort a baby for any reason other than to save a mother's life, regardless of whether a heartbeat can be detected. The third law forbids anyone other than board-certified OB/GYNs from performing abortions. All three are slated to take effect November 1. Direct abortion bans such as the first two laws, which take effect well before the Supreme Court's "fetal viability" threshold, are generally not expected to ban abortion in the near term, because they are consistently enjoined by lawsuits from the abortion industry... Continue reading here. Click Here For More Information...