The Mexican state of Oaxaca voted to legalize the killing of unborn babies for any reason up to 12 weeks of pregnancy Wednesday, as pressure grows on pro-life countries to legalize abortion on demand.
The AP reports state lawmakers voted 24-12 in favor of the pro-abortion law, making Oaxaca the second jurisdiction in Mexico to allow abortions.
Abortion laws vary by state in Mexico. Abortions are legal up to 12 weeks in Mexico City, but other states prohibit or widely restrict the killing of unborn babies.
After the vote, abortion activists celebrated on the streets, shouting, “We have to abort, we have...