Kansas governor signs new abortion law with font requirement
June 8, 2017
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas will require abortion providers to give women more information about their doctors' histories and provide it on white paper in 12-point Times New Roman type.
Republican Gov. Sam Brownback signed a bill into law Wednesday flanked by fellow abortion opponents. The new law takes effect July 1.
Brownback said the law will protect women by giving them the information they need to make informed decisions.
But critics say the law is meant to discourage women from having abortions.
The law will require abortion providers to give women information about the physician at...