Abortion is now largely banned across the South.
By Kyla Guilfoil and Alexandra Svokos
July 11, 2022
Two weeks after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, the South has become covered with abortion bans. Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama and Texas -- along with Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and South Dakota -- all now have near-total bans on abortion in effect.
The clinics that had been working there spent years navigating previous restrictions and fighting off state laws.