Tag Archives: rick brattin

Missouri Bill Would Require Father's Consent For An Abortion

Missouri Bill Would Require Father's Consent For An Abortion

Missouri’s HB131, introduced by Republican state Rep. Rick Brattin, is sure to stir controversy. It requires that a woman seeking an abortion get her husband to sign off unless the pregnancy resulted from rape or incest: Here’s the text: Rep. Brattin told Mother Jones that the idea for the legislation came for him after he was required to

Top