TODAY at 1:30 pm: 6th round of testimony on const. amendment over abortion

    Alaskans will be given yet another chance to weigh in on the merits of a proposed constitutional amendment stating that nothing in Alaska’s Constitution grants a right to abortion or state-funded abortions.

    The hearing for SJR 13 is set for 1:30 p.m. on Monday, March 16, in the Senate Judiciary Committee. Already, hundreds of Alaskans have written or publicly testified on the measure that aims to aims to curtail activist judges who repeatedly construe the State Constitution as guaranteeing a right to abortion and public-funding of abortion. If passed through the Legislature, the measure would go to voters for approval.



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    Joel Davidson
    Joel Davidson
    Joel is Editor-in-Chief of the Alaska Watchman. Joel is an award winning journalist and has been reporting for over 20 years, He is a proud father of 8 children, and lives in Palmer, Alaska.

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