A group of doctors is speaking out for life in Arizona as the battle rages there over abortion rights.
Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) this week filed a friend-of-the-court brief with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit on behalf of a doctors group that supports an Arizona law restricting non-emergency abortions after 20 weeks.
Professor of Law Teresa Collett of the University of St. Thomas Law School filed the brief in Isaacson v. Horne on behalf of Doctors on Fetal Pain, an unincorporated association of physicians and medical researchers.
‚ÄúEvery innocent life deserves to be protected. Not only does this law protect children in the womb who experience horrific pain during a late-term abortion, it also protects mothers from the dangers and tremendous psychological consequences of late-term abortions,‚ÄĚ says ADF senior counsel Steven H. Aden. ...