Court Rules in Favor of Constitutional Amendment Saying There’s No “Fundamental Right to Abortion”

In 2014, Tennessee voters added “Amendment 1” to the state Constitution. The key wording was in the beginning: “Nothing in this Constitution secures or protects a right to abortion or requires the funding of an abortion.” Just days after voters approved Amendment 1, Planned Parenthood filed a lawsuit challenging Tennessee voters’ decision. Eight voters, including a board chair of Planned Parenthood of Middle and East Tennessee, challenged the outcome in which Amendment 1 passed 53% to 47% . . . . Read More


By |2018-01-25T11:16:35+00:00January 16th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments