Tennessee Ignores Experts & Advocates; Passes Measure Harmful to Babies & Families

Tennessee Ignores Experts & Advocates; Passes MeasureHarmful to Babies & Families

Despite the extraordinary efforts of an amazing coalition, Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam signed SB 1391 into law on Tuesday, April 29, 2014. As a result, Tennessee has become the first state to ignore the warnings of medical and public health experts and pass a law criminalizing adverse pregnancy outcomes, making those who become pregnant subject to separate and unequal laws.