Mississippi AG Hood to appeal fetal heartbeat litigation

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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV)- (6/20/19)The following statement was issued Thursday by Attorney General Jim Hood:

“Tomorrow, I will file the state’s appeal in support of the fetal heartbeat bill with the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. Not only do I have a statutory duty to defend the laws passed by our Legislature, but the Fifth Circuit has not yet ruled on this issue.”

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