Letter of the law(s): Prosecutors confused by conflicting abortion laws
Abortion supporters and opponents at the Supreme Court in June, before the court overturned Roe and said abortion is a question states should decide. That has jumbled the law in Arizona, where lawmakers this year approved abortion up to 15 weeks and a superior court judge just revived a 1901 abortion ban – leaving county prosecutors unsure which law to enforce. (Neetish Basnet/Cronkite News, file)
HALEY SMILOW, Cronkite News
Originally Published: September 30, 2022 3:21 p.m.