Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson signed a bill banning most abortions with the goal of seeing Roe v. Wade overturned.

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson

The bill, the Unborn Child Protection Act (SB6), passed the state House 76-19 and the Senate 27-7 before Hutchinson signed it. It will go into effect in August, although pro-choice groups say they will challenge it in court.

It includes an exception for the life of the mother.


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