Florida judge strikes down 15-week abortion ban by placing ‘burden’ of proof on Ron DeSantis

Florida judge strikes down 15-week abortion ban by placing ‘burden’ of proof on Ron DeSantis

This post was originally published on this site Florida Circuit Judge John C. Cooper officially blocked a state law banning abortion after 15 weeks. In a ruling entered on Tuesday, Cooper said that he was following a precedent set by the Florida Supreme Court, which decided in 1989 that the...

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Protesters gather at the Florida Supreme Court steps in support of abortion rights

Protesters gather at the Florida Supreme Court steps in support of abortion rights

This post was originally published on this site More than 100 protesters gathered on the steps of the Florida Supreme Court building in the state capital to rally in support of upholding abortion protections threatened by a looming U.S. Supreme Court ruling. Among the chants in the crowd: “Our body,...

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