Alabama

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signing a bill that virtually outlaws abortion in the state, in Montgomery, Ala.
Hal Yeager/Alabama Governor's Office via AP, File
Associated Press
October 29, 2019 - 11:01 am
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A federal judge blocked an Alabama abortion ban Tuesday that would have made the procedure a felony at any stage of pregnancy in almost all cases. U.S. District Judge Myron Thompson issued a preliminary injunction blocking Alabama from enforcing the law, which would have...
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Associated Press
October 24, 2019 - 7:50 am
SUMMERTOWN, Tenn. (AP) — A haunted house that promises an extreme experience that can last up to 10 hours requires participants be medically cleared by a doctor and sign a 40-page waiver. The McKamey Manor experiences in Summertown, Tennessee, and Huntsville, Alabama, also require visitors be at...
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(Alabama Department of Corrections)
July 25, 2019 - 4:31 pm
(KFTK) - A police narcotics dog died after getting while searching an Alabama prison over the weekend, after he became sick from an unknown substance, officials say. "Jake" died of pneumonia complications two days after collapsing inside Staton Correctional Facility in Elmore County, Alabama...
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Marshae Jones
Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office via AP
June 27, 2019 - 11:55 am
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama woman whose fetus died after she was shot in a fight has been charged with manslaughter, while the woman accused of shooting her has been freed. AL.Com reports 27-year-old Marshae Jones was indicted by the Jefferson County grand jury Wednesday. She was five months...
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Alabama passes bill requiring child sex offenders to be chemically castrated
June 05, 2019 - 11:13 am
ALABAMA (KFTK) -- Legislators in Alabama passed a bill on Tuesday that punishes child sex offenders by requiring them to be chemically castrated before they are released from prison. The bill, HB 379, states: Under existing law, certain criminal offenses are classified as sex offenses. A conviction...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
May 20, 2019 - 7:00 am
Alabama just passed our nation’s strictest abortion legislation. Hans von Spakovsky and Marc discuss the strategy behind the bill. As a state, Alabama wants to be sued and their case taken to the Supreme Court - an indirect challenge to Roe v Wade.
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(Photo from Sex Offenders Registry list)
March 05, 2019 - 11:54 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - A Missouri man has been sentenced for sex crimes involving a 13-year-old Alabama girl who was brought to Missouri by the man's mother and grandmother. Twenty-two-year-old Michael James Collins was sentenced Monday to 15 years in prison without parole. Investigators say...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
March 04, 2019 - 7:42 am
HRC is lingering in the public eye, this time taking the stage in Selma, Alabama. She complains about people losing elections and takes the southern accent out for a spin. In the words of the great President Trump…. Sit down. Watch the latest video at
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