Iowa’s Restrictive ‘Heartbeat Bill’ Challenged By Abortion Rights Advocates

By May 16, 2018 News No Comments

The law would ban abortions as soon as embryonic cardiac activity is detected, which is usually at about six weeks, the same time women typically begin to feel the first signs of pregnancy. Experts have signaled out the legislation as one that might rise up to the Supreme Court to challenge Roe v. Wade.