Additionally, there is only one abortion clinic in the entire state of MS (it's located in Jackson).
U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves heard arguments Tuesday before granting the clinic's immediate request for a temporary restraining order that would block the law during the legal fight.
In a March 16 podcast, Bryant had anticipated the suit against the new but said he expects to win in court, no matter how high the case goes in the courts. Bryant has frequently said he wants MS to be the "safest place in America for an unborn child".
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The suit says the clinic performed 78 abortions in 2017 when the fetus was identified as being 15 weeks or older.
"We're thrilled that Mississippi lawmakers are taking a step to protect the basic right to life, as well as protecting maternal health", said Jameson Taylor, acting president of the Mississippi Center for Public Policy. There are no exceptions for incidents of rape or incest. Courts have consistently struck down similar bans on abortion before viability as unconstitutional.
The law and responding challenge set up a confrontation sought by abortion opponents, who are hoping federal courts will ultimately prohibit abortions before a fetus is viable.
Breaking: A 15-week ban just was just signed into law by the governor of Mississippi.
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In fact, the only exceptions to law are if the fetus has an issue that is "incompatible with life" or if the mother's life or "major bodily function" would be threatened by carrying the pregnancy to full term. Providers are now required to ask the patient if they want to listen to the heartbeat of the fetus during a state-mandated ultrasound.
"There is no doubt that this unconstitutional abortion ban will harm MS women and families". As recently as 2011, there were seven abortion providers in Louisiana, according to the Guttmacher Institute, a pro-abortion rights group that tracks state laws and abortion providers nationwide. The defendants were listed as Dr. Mary Currier, the State Health Officer of the Mississippi Department of Health; the Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure; and Dr. Kennth Cleveland, the executive director of the Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure.
"However in countries with restrictive abortion laws, while women might be able to access misoprostol, many don't have access to the information, counselling and follow-up care needed", she said.
Mississippi, a relatively poor state, has the highest infant mortality rate and worst overall ranking in the nation for children and infant care, according to the 2018 Health of Women and Children report published earlier this month by America's Health Rankings, which has been publishing an annual state-by-state assessment for almost 30 years, according to Newsweek.
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