Monday, March 19, 2018

BREAKING: Mississippi governor signs nation's most restrictive abortion law, banning most abortions after 15 weeks.

The governor of Mississippi, the state with the second highest teenage pregnancy and birth rate, just signed the most restrictive abortion law in America. Abortions in the State of Alabama are banned after 15 weeks.

Top 10 States With Highest Teenage Pregnancy and Birth Rates

While the teen pregnancy rate has been declining overall over the past two decades, rates of teen pregnancy and birth can vary wildly from state to state within the United States. However, there seems to be a connection between sex education (or the lack thereof) and high rates of teen pregnancy and parenthood.

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