Tagged: center for reproductive rights

Arkansas Appeals Judge's Order Blocking New Abortion Laws

by Associated Press 8/25/2017 11:16 am

Arkansas is appealing a federal judge's order blocking the state from enforcing four new abortion restrictions, including a ban on a common second-trimester procedure.

Opponents Say 12-Week Abortion Ban Won't Stand

by Associated Press 7/10/2014 4:10 pm

Arkansas is trying to overturn 40 years of court precedent that abortion is legal until the point a fetus can live outside the womb, opponents of a state law that would ban the procedure 12 weeks into a pregnancy argued Thursday.

Tentative Trial Date Set in Case Challenging Abortion Law

by Associated Press 5/30/2013 7:22 am

A tentative trial date has been set in a lawsuit challenging a new Arkansas law that bans most abortions 12 weeks into a pregnancy.