Anti-Abortion

Lawmakers debate Fetal Heartbeat Bill Tuesday, pass amendment to add exceptions of rape, incest

COLUMBIA (WOLO): A highly contentious bill made its way to the senate floor Tuesday afternoon. The Fetal Heartbeat Bill, as it stands, would not allow an abortion once a fetal heartbeat is detected, unless the mother’s life is at risk.  In his State of the State address earlier this month Governor McMaster said he’s ready to sign the fetal heartbeat…

Haley Ceremoniously Re-Signing Anti-Abortion Law

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – Gov. Nikki Haley is ceremoniously signing a law that bans most abortions in South Carolina at 20 weeks beyond fertilization. Supporters are celebrating the law Wednesday at a Christian school in Greenville County that caters to children with disabilities. The law took effect with the governor’s signature two weeks ago. The ban’s only exceptions are if…