Legal Wrap: States Turn to Prosecuting Pregnant People

RH Reality Check posted the story “Legal Wrap: States Turn to Prosecuting Pregnant People“.

Tennessee lawmakers are poised to make history in prosecuting pregnant women struggling with drug use and chemical dependency issues. Meanwhile in South Carolina, a woman was sentenced to 20 years in prison for allegedly killing her 6-week-old by breastfeeding it while taking prescription narcotics.

Florida lawmakers are looking for yet another way to try and ban abortion outright, this time with a bill that could subject every woman who has a miscarriage to criminal investigation.

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