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‘Roe v. Wade’ made it legal, but 43 states limit it

Forty-three states prohibit abortion after a certain point in the pregnancy, including Alabama’s ban and four that passed heartbeat bills in 2019. Anne Godlasky, James Sergent and Nicquel Terry Ellis , USA TODAY In 1973, the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark Roe v. Wade decision gave women the constitutional right to access abortion.However, most states have limitations.Seventeen states […]

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Coach Dan Mullen responds to Florida’s recent legal troubles

AP Published 8:26 p.m. ET May 15, 2019 | Updated 8:34 p.m. ET May 15, 2019TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Florida coach Dan Mullen’s strong, personal beliefs about violence toward women haven’t resulted in a zero-tolerance policy for his program.Although Mullen expressed disappointment in having two players and a staff member accused of violence toward women […]

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Las Vegas weed dispensaries can open legal cannabis lounges

CLOSE For the people of Elko, Nev., vice has always been a fact of life. Now, one long-time illegal vice is suddenly out in the open. Jenny Kane, Andy Barron/RGJStory HighlightsLas Vegas became the first city in Nevada to legalize ‘social use venues’ for cannabisGaming companies are worried because marijuana is still considered an illegal […]