A similar court challenge is under way in Kentucky, which in April enacted a ban on a common abortion procedure from the 11th week of pregnancy.
"We thank Iowa for recognizing that every life is a gift and that personhood has inherent dignity from the moment of conception", Mancini added.
The bill, officially called File 359 but commonly known as "the heartbeat bill", dictates that a woman is prohibited to have an abortion after a heartbeat is detected in her womb, usually six weeks after pregnancy.
Citing her faith, presumably Christianity, State Governor Kim Reynolds said the bill was "about life" and it was "immoral to stop an innocent beating heart".
Kim Reynolds (R) on Friday afternoon signed into law the Fetal Heartbeat Bill, which prohibits doctors from performing an abortion after the detection of the baby's heartbeat.
They said they were pleased the Legislature took action to "stop any trafficking in fetal body parts" and said they support "the life-affirming intent of the provision to stop abortions after a heartbeat can be detected".
"We will challenge this law with absolutely everything we have on behalf of our patients, on behalf of your rights, because Iowa will not go back".
While fetal heartbeat bills have been made law in recent years in other states throughout the US, historically federal courts have struck them down.
Backers of the so-called "heartbeat" bill - which didn't get a single Democratic vote in the Legislature during final passage - expressed hope it could challenge Roe vs. Wade, the landmark 1973 U.S. Supreme Court ruling that established women have a right to terminate pregnancies until a fetus is viable.
The debate over abortion rights continues to rage across the country, especially in areas where conservatives are in power.
Reproductive health advocates say anti-choice lawmakers have been emboldened by the Trump administration, since President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence have been open about their desire to overturn Roe v. Wade. Instead, we will protect the fundamental right of Iowa women to control their bodies and their lives. "I've made that very clear".
But at least he'll be able to get a clearance, which ... is yet another problem for Trump's legal team in dealing with Mueller. On Tuesday, Fox News obtained a list of questions Mueller was slated to ask Trump, should they sit down for an interview.
Those aged 72 and over will be given access to a helpline offering clinical advice about whether or not a screen is appropriate. He announced an independent review and apologised "wholeheartedly and unreservedly" to the women and their families.
Girls are already allowed to be in the Cub Scouts. "So, Boy Scouts is admitting girls and won't be called Boy Scouts anymore". The Boy Scouts of America has lost about a third of its members since 2000, which now stands at about 2.3 million.
One app, called ThisIsYourDigitalLife, collected data of not only users, but also of their Facebook friends. A published report says the data firm at the center of Facebook's privacy debacle is closing its doors.
There's a notch on top of the screen, which by now you must have figured it out after reading the aspect ratio. Secondly, the 16MP standard and 16MP Super Wide Angle dual cameras at the back have both been blessed with AI.
The contract, though, is still unsigned, and his 67 minutes against Brighton did nothing to strengthen Fellaini's hand. Where you might question Pogba and Martial's drive and mentality, you can not level the same accusations at Rashford.
Although only a few letters survived in these small fragments, sometimes this was enough to reconstruct the text. New fragments of writing on the Dead Sea Scrolls have been discovered with the help of new imaging techniques .
The company exceeded analyst expectations in per-share earnings and revenues , lifting shares in after-hours trading. The iPhone gained share in the quarter based on IDC's latest estimates for the global smartphone market.
Although stocks are below the level they were at last year, they are still higher than the five-year average for the region. These impacts on the oil market, as well as Venezuela's significantly lowered output, have caused prices to rise globally.
Betts homers 3 times as Red Sox beat Royals 5-4
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Nine tornadoes were reported from Texas to Iowa Wednesday with some straight-line wind gusts exceeding 100 miles per hour . The great news is that we are clearing out the start to the weekend with sun and 65 to 75 Saturday .
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