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Oklahoma's Personhood Amendment Ruled 'Clearly Unconstitutional' By Exasperated-Sounding Supreme Court [Roe V World]

It's less terrible day than usual to be a uterus (or, if you want to get technical, "woman," or "baby holder") in the West South Central United States today. Earlier, a federal judge ruled that Texas' law to exclude Planned Parenthood from its Women's Health Program was unconstitutional. And now, like a frustrated dad trying to argue with a precocious teenager, the Oklahoma State Supreme Court has unanimously ruled that attempts to include a "personhood" amendment on November's ballot are "clearly unconstitutional.
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Oklahoma Supreme Court strikes Personhood Amendment from ballot, calls it 'clearly unconstitutional'

US Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos (2 years ago)

Still not a person The Oklahoma Supreme Court today issued yet another blow to the Every Sperm is Sacred movement that keeps trying to define a fertilized egg as a person with all of the rights and constitutional protections as an a... Read Post

Oklahoma Supreme Court: Personhood Is ‘Clearly Unconstitutional’

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (2 years ago)

The Oklahoma Supreme Court has just struck down a proposed personhood ballot question — which would have granted embryos the rights of people and outlawed all abortions — calling the measure, “clearly unconstitutional.” Read Post

Oklahoma Supreme Court Deems “Personhood” Law Unconstitutional

US Politics / Liberal : Alan Colmes' Liberaland (2 years ago)

An attempt the change the Oklahoma constitution to define and embryo is a person is unconstitutional says the state’s highest court. The state’s highest court ruled unanimously that a proposed amendment to the Oklahoma Constitution ... Read Post

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