This IS gonna be the next battlefield for anti-abortionists….
The Republican Senator maybe on the side of High Court Juistice Kavanagh who has also expessed doubts on the subject based on the concept, not listed ‘Right’ of unimpeded interstate travel.…
Congress IS considering walk around’s to the High Courts decision and the limitation’s that some states have already enacted….
On Wednesday, Grassley said “we cannot stop people from traveling anyplace they want to,” the Des Moines Register reported. “It’s a constitutional issue and a freedom.”
Earlier this week, Senate Democrats introduced legislation to combat anticipated state efforts to make it harder or altogether illegal for people to travel across state lines to receive an abortion, including banning efforts to “restrict or in way sanction, hold liable, discriminate against, or otherwise disadvantage any individual from traveling to another State to receive or provide reproductive health care that is legal in that State.”
Health care providers who assist in abortion services for interstate abortion patients would also be protected by the bill.
But a request from Senate Democrats to pass the legislation unanimously was halted on Thursday by Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.).
Interstate travel for abortions is anticipated to become more common given the Supreme Court’s decision to eliminate the constitutional right to an abortion, which has since led a patchwork of states to curb or ban abortion procedures….