Yesterday’s defeat of the first-ever municipal abortion ban in the city of Albuquerque marks a major victory for women’s health and shows that voters don’t want to take personal medical decisions out of the hands of women and their doctors. If enacted, the referendum would have banned abortions at 20 weeks, even for victims of rape and incest, severe fetal abnormalities and when a woman’s health is in danger.
Is Abortion Legal in My State?
See your state’s current abortion laws — and learn how access to abortion would change if Roe v. Wade were overturned.
No Abortion Bans. Not Now, Not Ever.
Here’s how you can take action to stop the extreme abortion bans sweeping the country and join the #BansOffMyBody movement.
Uncover the latest attacks on our health and rights.