ALABAMA

Hurricane Dorian

Wilbur Ross Reportedly Threatened to Fire NOAA Officials Over Trump's Fake Weather Report

Here's a possible explanation why NOAA put out that unsigned press release backing Trump’s Hurricane Dorian claims
Alex Lubben
9.9.19
Hurricane Dorian

This Is the Dumbest White House Scandal in History and Trump Can’t Let It Go

Welcome to Day Six of the stupid Alabama thing
Alex Lubben
9.6.19
abortion

A Guy Sued an Alabama Clinic Over His Girlfriend’s Alleged Abortion. A Judge Just Threw the Case Out.

Alabama's "fetal personhood" law makes lawsuits like this possible.
Carter Sherman
9.3.19
Hurricane Dorian

Hurricane Dorian Has Unleashed 'Pure Hell' on the Bahamas

Winds up to 220 miles per hour knocked out communications, and the storm is moving over the islands so slowly that they'll now be hammered by rain for days.
David Gilbert
9.2.19
ALABAMA

Alabama's Governor Totally Forgot She Did a Super-Racist Skit in College

"I still don’t recall ever dressing up in overalls or in blackface," Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey said.
Emma Ockerman
8.29.19
reproductive rights

Tennessee's Radical Plan to Ban Abortion Is a Warning Sign for the Country

State lawmakers are taking a cue from Alabama's heavily restrictive abortion ban with legislation that would define life at conception.
Marie Solis
8.16.19
fetal personhood

Charges Dropped Against Woman Accused of Killing Her Fetus Because She Was Shot While Pregnant

Kelly Vinett
7.3.19
Abortion Rights

Blue States Are Finally Worried About Abortion — And They're Doing Something About It

While conservative legislators have spent the year passing abortion restrictions, progressive legislators are moving to protect the right.
Carter Sherman
7.1.19
Abortion funding

Abortion Groups Are Raising Record Amounts Since Alabama’s Ban

“People are finally seeing that this is a real, real threat”
Carter Sherman
6.28.19
Abortion Rights

The Supreme Court Won’t Bring Back an Alabama Abortion Ban

It’s a signal that the justices won’t leap at just any chance to carve away at Roe v. Wade
Carter Sherman
6.28.19
fetal personhood

Prosecutors Now Say They Might Not Go After Woman Who Miscarried After She Was Shot

In the first state to enshrine fetal personhood in its constitution, the woman is facing manslaughter charges
Emma Ockerman
6.28.19
fetal personhood

A Pregnant Woman in Alabama Was Shot in the Stomach. Police Charged Her for Her Fetus' Death.

"Tomorrow, it will be another black woman, maybe for having a drink while pregnant. And after that, another, for not obtaining adequate prenatal care."
Emma Ockerman
6.27.19
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