Florida Supreme Court Rules 15-Week Abortion Ban Can Keep Saving Babies
January 25, 2023 | Florida
The Florida Supreme Court has ruled that the 15-week abortion ban Governor Ron DeSantis signed into law last year can continue saving babies from abortions while the pro-abortion lawsuit against it continues.
The ruling it a good sign about the long-term prospects for upholding the pro-life law and using it as a springboard to pass stronger legislation protecting more babies from abortion.
Planned Parenthood, the American Civil Liberties Union handsome abortion companies tried to get the state’s highest court to halt the law while their case continues. The falsely claim that the Florida Constitution has a privacy clause that enables a right to abortion even though the clause was never meant to apply to killing babies.
In September, Attorney General Ashley Moody’s office urged the Supreme Court to reject the motion for a stay.
“Florida’s Privacy Clause creates a right ‘to be let alone and free from governmental intrusion into the person’s private life,’” lawyers in Moody’s office wrote in one filing. “That language is naturally read to limit governmental snooping and information-gathering — but not to establish a liberty to destroy unborn (or any other) life.”… (Excerpt from LIFENEWS.COM)