Alabama Governor’s Effort to Protect Lives of Unborn Children

Governor Ivey Joins Governor McMaster in Effort to Restore States’ Authority to Protect Lives of Unborn Children

MONTGOMERYAL (STL.News) Governor Kay Ivey has signed on to an amicus brief, led by South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster, urging the Supreme Court to overturn Roe v. Wade and restore the authority of states to protect the lives of unborn children.

Governor McMaster today filed an amicus brief, joined by Governor Ivey and 10 other governors, in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, urging the Supreme Court to reconsider and correct its previous decisions in Roe v. Wade and Planned Parenthood of Southeast Pennsylvania v. Casey.

“Alabama will continue to fight for life so that every unborn child is protected.  We must stand strong for those babies who do not have a voice, and I assure my fellow Alabamians that we will continue this fight until they are protected once and for all,” said Governor Ivey.  “We will not rest until Roe v. Wade is overturned.”

The following governors joined Governor McMaster’s brief, along with Governor Ivey:  Governor Douglas A. Ducey of Arizona, Governor Asa Hutchinson of Arkansas, Governor Ron DeSantis of Florida, Governor Brian K. Kemp of Georgia, Governor Brad Little of Idaho, Governor Kim Reynolds of Iowa, Governor Michael L. Parson of Missouri, Governor Greg Gianforte of Montana, Governor J. Kevin Stitt of Oklahoma, and Governor Greg Abbott of Texas.