Alabama passed a law on May 15, 2019 that bans all cases of abortions, except when the mother’s life is at risk.
Under the bill, any doctor or medical staff who attempts to terminate a pregnancy could face 10 to 99 years in prison. It will not penalize the mother, reports Premier.
This legislation stands as a powerful testament to Alabamians’ deeply held belief that every life is precious and that every life is a sacred gift from God. —Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey
State governor, Kay Ivey, said, “this legislation stands as a powerful testament