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By Scott Bauer, Associated Press
Democratic Gov. Tony Evers has promised to veto the measure, but the move comes as conservatives across the country push to end the constitutional right to abortion.
By Kim Chandler, Associated Press
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.
The bill before the GOP-dominated Alabama Senate would make performing an abortion at any stage of pregnancy a felony.
By Mark Sherman, Associated Press
The decision overrules a 40-year precedent and perhaps foreshadows an argument over the viability of other high court decisions.
By Will Weissert, Associated Press
The Democratic 2020 presidential candidate said she'd only nominate judges who "will commit to upholding Roe v. Wade as settled law."…
By Associated Press
Doctors say a fetal heartbeat can be detected as early as five weeks into pregnancy, before many women know they are pregnant.
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.
By Lisa Desjardins, Rachel Wellford
In Missouri, two opposing campaigns share a focus: how a potential Supreme Court Justice Kavanaugh could impact the landmark legal decision Roe v. Wade. Republican candidate for Senate Josh Hawley has made it a central part of his bid against…
By Amna Nawaz, Mike Fritz, Emily Carpeaux
Judge Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court has many abortion rights advocates worried that the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision is in imminent peril. In many places the rollback of access is already steadily progressing. Amna Nawaz reports…
In just 12 days, President Trump's Supreme Court pick will face contentious hearings before the U.S. Senate. Where does nominee Brett Kavanaugh stand on key issues? Lisa Desjardins and CNN Supreme Court analyst Joan Biskupic join Judy Woodruff to analyze…
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