The Alabama House of Representatives passed a bill Thursday that would end the state’s marriage-license requirement. It would also help same-sex couples get married, without a judge’s signature looming
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Alabama's near-total abortion ban is headed to court. Planned Parenthood Southeast, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and the ACLU of Alabama on Friday filed a long-promised
'As plain as day, God spoke to me': Florida lawmaker plans to sponsor abortion bill modeled after Alabama's law
PENSACOLA, Fla. — Florida Rep. Mike Hill told a group in Pensacola on Thursday that God told him to sponsor a bill next year to ban nearly all abortions, much like the bill that passed in Alabama earlier
Republicans Wanted Groups like Planned Parenthood to Sue Over Alabama's Abortion Ban. They Just Did.
Planned Parenthood and the ACLU sued Alabama Friday over the state’s near-total abortion ban — which is exactly what Alabama Republicans wanted. It’s the first step in what promises to be a long legal
A long search has finally led to the Clotilda, which landed in 1860. The remains of the last ship known to bring enslaved people from Africa to the United States, a schooner named Clotilda, has been discovered
Their support for Republican officials has been key to the GOP’s strength in the South. It’s common for critics of the new wave of state laws severely limiting access to abortion to say the measures are