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Lawmaker: Alabama Lottery bill ‘dead’ for session

Supporters have been unable to get the 63 votes needed to pass the measure in the 105-member House of Representatives. Clouse, who was handling the bill in the House, said the bill will not be coming back this session.
Montgomery, AL

Lottery bill stalls in Alabama House, fails procedural vote

Supporters were one vote short.
PBS

Alabama Public Television won’t run ‘Arthur’ gay wedding

The episode "Mr. Ratburn and the Special Someone" aired nationally on May 13
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Gov. Ivey reacts to criticism over Alabama abortion ban

Gov Ivey: "We have to abide by the law."

US judge to consider blocking new Mississippi abortion law

This is the first of the fetal heartbeat bans to go before the courts (including Georgia's)
Fort Payne

Fort Payne man charged with sexual abuse of children

Charges involve 8 victims at this point.
signing abortion ban

The Latest: Sen. Doug Jones calls abortion ban ‘shameful’

Governor Ivey says of the signing, "every life is a sacred gift from God."
Alabama

The Latest: Alabama Gov. Ivey signs abortion ban bill

She says potential legal fees should not deter "efforts to protect the unborn."
Tigers For Tomorrowvideo

Take a Walk On the Wild Side at Tigers For Tomorrow

Down an old country road in Alabama lies a preserve called Tigers For Tomorrow. One built for education and commitment to more than 160 animals.

The Latest: Alabama Senate debate on abortion ban

Watch the debate and vote live here.

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