AL Attorney General's Office Files Response to Injunction Against Abortion Ban
The Alabama Attorney General’s Office filed a response to the abortion clinics’ request for a preliminary injunction against the states abortion ban. A federal judge is required to block the state’s abortion ban from taking effect while the legal challenge plays out in court.
The abortion law is set to take effect in November that would make performing an abortion a felony in almost all cases while abortion providers challenged the law as unconstitutional. Alabama is one of several states attempting to get the Supreme Court to reconsider legalized abortion.