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Politics Jun 21Roy Moore runs for Senate despite discouragement from GOP
Republican Roy Moore is facing a wall of GOP opposition that includes President Donald Trump as he launches another U.S. Senate bid.
Politics Jun 20Roy Moore announces he’ll run for U.S. Senate again in 2020
With his return to the political stage, Moore faces a crowded GOP primary field as he aims for an eventual rematch against Democratic Sen. Doug Jones, who bested him in the 2017 special election to fill the seat previously held…
Nation May 24Federal lawsuit filed to block Alabama’s new abortion ban
A federal lawsuit filed Friday asks a judge to block an Alabama law that outlaws almost all abortions, the most far-reaching attempt by a conservative state to seek new restrictions on the procedure.
Nation May 21New abortion laws sow confusion and uncertainty at clinics
Georgia , Kentucky , Mississippi and Ohio have passed laws that prohibit abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected — about six weeks, before many women know they are pregnant.
Nation May 15Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signs controversial abortion ban into law
In a statement issued after she signed the bill, which passed both state legislatures with overwhelming support, Ivey said she recognized that the law would likely face immediate legal challenges, but outlined her hope that it would force the U.S.
Health May 14Alabama abortion ban heads to GOP governor’s desk
State senators voted 25-6 for the bill that had overwhelmingly cleared the House of Representatives earlier this month. The legislation now goes to Gov. Kay Ivey, who will decide whether to sign the bill into law.
Nation May 14Alabama Senate to vote on abortion ban
The bill before the GOP-dominated Alabama Senate would make performing an abortion at any stage of pregnancy a felony.
Politics May 09Alabama senators delay abortion ban vote as shouts break out
Anger erupted in the state Senate when some Republicans stripped exceptions for rape and incest from the bill.
Politics Apr 02Alabama lawmakers seek to outlaw almost all abortions
Alabama lawmakers will introduce legislation Tuesday to make performing an abortion at any stage of pregnancy a felony unless the mother's health is in jeopardy.
Nation Mar 14Southern Poverty Law Center dismisses co-founder
The center's president said in a statement that Morris Dees' employment had been terminated but did not give a specific reason for his departure.