Pro-Reproductive Rights Champions in Nebraska Legislature Block Abortion Ban, Keeping Abortion Safe and Legal
OMAHA, NEBRASKA—Abortion will remain safe and legal in Nebraska. Nebraska state senators voted to block a proposed abortion ban, which would have eliminated abortion in Nebraska is federal protections fall. The vote reflects a significant shift in support for reproductive freedom among Nebraska lawmakers during the past decade.
OMAHA, NEBRASKA—Nebraska politicians who want to outlaw abortions today revived LB 933, which would ban all abortions in the absence of federal protections, setting it up for debate and a vote on the ban in the coming weeks.
New Poll Shows Majority of Nebraskans Oppose Lawmakers’ Proposed Ban on Abortion if Roe is Overturned
LINCOLN, NEBRASKA—Nebraskans overwhelmingly oppose an extreme abortion ban that would outlaw abortion in the state in the absence of federal protections, according to a new poll released today by the ACLU of Nebraska
OMAHA, NEBRASKA—Nebraska State Sen. Joni Albrecht today filed a pull motion to revive LB 933, which would ban all abortions in the absence of federal abortion protections.
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Self-care is what keeps activists going when the going gets tough. It is the all-encompassing term for anything and everything that revitalizes us for the fight that lays ahead. It is the active practice of showing yourself the love and grace you so easily provide others. With so much at stake, this isn’t easy. We must make space for ourselves to re-invigorate our activism.
OMAHA, NEBRASKA—Nebraska politicians who want to ban abortion today introduced LB1086, a bill that places further restrictions on medication abortions in the state and includes additional reporting requirements for abortion providers.
OMAHA, NEBRASKA—Nebraska politicians today introduced a bill, LB933, that would ban abortions in the absence of federal abortion protections.
Anti-reproductive rights politicians today introduced a bill, LB781, that would ban abortions after six weeks of pregnancy, long before many people know they are pregnant. The abortion ban bill comes immediately after Sen. Megan Hunt announced a push to expand abortion access in Nebraska.