CNN-US posted the story “Groups urge Tennessee governor to veto prenatal drug use bill“.
A bill is headed for the governor’s desk in Tennessee that would allow for a woman to be prosecuted if she illegally takes drugs while pregnant and the child is harmed.
Known as SB1391, the bill passed both the Senate and the House last week. Once his office receives the legislation, Gov. Bill Haslam will have 10 days, not including Sundays, to act on it.