Alabama Abortion Clinic Law Called Unconstitutional by Federal Judge

Alabama Abortion Clinic Law Called Unconstitutional by Federal Judge

On Monday, a federal judge ruled an Alabama law requiring abortion clinics to have admitting privileges at a local hospital unconstitutional. He claimed the law would impose an “undue burden” on women seeking abortions by potentially closing three out of the five clinics operating in Alabama. These clinics employ doctors who do not live in […]

Alabama Abortion Law Found Unconstitutional

Alabama Abortion Law Found Unconstitutional

On Monday, a federal judge found Alabama’s abortion law unconstitutional. The law was enacted in 2013 and required doctors providing services at abortion clinics to have admitting privileges at a local hospital. The judge, U.S District Judge Myron Thompson, cited that this provision imposes an “undue burden” on women seeking to obtain the procedure. The […]

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