2 abortion bills advance, with 1 going to Beebe

Insurance ban OK’d; measure on heartbeat clears committee

Posted: February 8, 2013 at 12:09 a.m.

State Sen. Jason Rapert, R-Bigelow, gets a hug from Dorothy Troglin, who supports his bill, approved Tuesday by a House committee, to ban abortion of a fetus if a heartbeat is detectable with an abdominal ultrasound device.

A House committee approved legislation Thursday to prohibit abortions as early as the 12th week after gestation, while the Arkansas Senate sent the governor a bill barring coverage for most abortions on the state’s health-insurance exchange.

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This must be a State the runs itself if all the Legislature has to do is pass abortion and guns in church laws. I didn't realise abortions in churches without guns was that big of a problem here in Arkansas.

Notice how its always men who feel a need to tell a woman how to dress, cut (or not cut) their hair, and what to do with their reproductive organs. Notice that its always on religious or moral grounds. The choice should be between a woman and her Doctor and certainly not with Government interference..

Posted by: JailBird

February 8, 2013 at 8:21 a.m. ( | suggest removal )