Monday, February 19, 2018

New Kansas Measure Says There’s No Right to Abortion in the Constitution

Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer is backing a new effort to ensure that the state constitution does not recognize the so-called “right” to abort an unborn baby.

On Saturday, he joined Kansans for Life, pro-lifers from across the state and other state and federal lawmakers to kick off the effort, . . .

“There’s a Kansas court that has argued that the framers, framers of our Constitution, imagined abortion as a separate constitutional right,” Colyer said. “This is just violence against the most basic facts.”

They plan to promote a ballot measure to amend the Kansas Constitution to make it clear that the state does not recognize a “right” to abortion, according to the report.

The ballot initiative is pro-life advocates’ response to a recent court ruling that “radically changed” Kansas public policy, according to the pro-life group. The judge struck down a state law prohibiting brutal dismemberment abortions that tear unborn babies limb from limb while their hearts are beating. Kansas passed the first dismemberment abortion ban in the United States in 2015. . . . Read More

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1 comment :

Aodh P O'Beachain said...

True. A pro-abortion Harvard Law Professor said that, even as he welcomed Roe v Wade