Abortion signs at a rally.

New initiative petitions seek to add rape, incest exceptions to Missouri abortion law

BY: - August 31, 2023

This story first appeared in the Missouri Independent. Six new initiative petitions were filed with the Missouri secretary of state’s office Wednesday seeking to add exceptions to the state’s abortion ban for rape, incest, fatal fetal abnormalities and the health and safety of the mother. Three of the six initiative petitions would also legalize abortion in […]