Have you read the news?!
Please tell me that you know about what South Dakota Governor Mike Rounds (R) has done!
He has just signed the abortion ban and it is scheduled to go into effect July 1, 2006.
CHICAGO (AFP) - The governor of the US state of South
Dakota signed a near blanket ban on abortion, including in rape cases, launching
a major challenge to a landmark 1973 Supreme Court ruling that made the
The bill signed by Republican Governor Mike Rounds makes it
illegal to terminate a pregnancy except in rare cases when it may be necessary
to save the mother's life.
It grants no allowances for women who have been raped
or are victims of incest. It provides for criminal charges against doctors who
perform abortion. It also prohibits the sale of emergency contraception and
asserts that life begins at fertilization.
Rounds described the law as a "direct challenge" to the
Roe versus Wade decision of 1973, in which the US Supreme Court ruled that bans
on abortion violated a woman's constitutional right to privacy.
I AM SPEECHLESS!
WHO WILL BE NEXT!?!?
Can someone please explain to me how this is NOT unconstitutional?