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Arkansas 12 Week Ban

Laura Bassett

Arkansas 12-Week Abortion Ban Challenged In Court

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 04.16.2013 | Politics

The Center for Reproductive Rights and the American Civil Liberties Union filed a complaint in an Arkansas district court on Tuesday challenging the s...

Nation's Strictest Abortion Law Likely To Face Challenges

Reuters | Posted 05.07.2013 | Politics

By Suzi Parker LITTLE ROCK, Ark, March 7 (Reuters) - Abortion rights groups say they plan to challenge a new Arkansas law adopted on ...

Republican Offers Defense Of Nation's Most Restrictive Abortion Law

The Huffington Post | Nick Abrams | Posted 03.07.2013 | Politics

One Arkansas Republican is seeking to draw a distinction between "eliminating" a woman's abortion rights and severely restricting them. State Rep. ...

Laura Bassett

State's 12-Week Abortion Ban Becomes Law

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 03.07.2013 | Politics

The Arkansas House of Representatives voted 56-33 on Wednesday to override Gov. Mike Beebe's (D) veto of a ban on abortions after 12 weeks of pregnanc...

Laura Bassett

Dem. Governor Vetoes 12-Week Abortion Ban

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 03.04.2013 | Politics

Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe (D) vetoed a controversial bill on Monday that would ban abortions after just 12 weeks of pregnancy. If enacted, the bill...

Laura Bassett

Arkansas Advances Most Extreme Abortion Ban In Country

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 02.23.2013 | Politics

A Republican-controlled committee in the Arkansas House of Representatives approved a bill on Thursday that bans abortions after 12 weeks of pregnancy...