Slayer of the DP Newsbot
- Aug 27, 2005
- Reaction score
- Houston, TX
- Political Leaning
OKLAHOMA CITY – One day after lawmakers passed a bill that would make performing an abortion a felony, Gov. Mary Fallin decided to veto the measure.
On Thursday, the Oklahoma Legislature has passed a bill that would make performing an abortion a felony punishable by up to three years in prison.
The bill would restrict any physician who performs an abortion from obtaining or renewing a license to practice medicine in Oklahoma.
On Friday, Gov. Mary Fallin vetoed the measure, saying the bill was “vague” and “would not withstand a criminal constitutional legal challenge.”
'Ya think? For the record, it appears that not all Republicans in Oklahoma are nuts. I just found one who isn't, but I doubt if she has a future in the party now.
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