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Arizona Judge Blocks Law Classifying Fetuses and Embryos as People

HeadlineJul 13, 2022

A judge has blocked the enforcement of an Arizona statute classifying fetuses, embryos and fertilized eggs as people, which would have criminalized abortion across the state. This comes as Arizonans brace for the imminent activation of a 15-week abortion ban that Republican Governor Doug Ducey signed into law in March.

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