February 12, 2019, 03:27 am

Tennessee bill would charge pregnant women using drugs if baby born addicted


 12-02-2019 3:27 AM

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -A Tennessee bill looks to prosecute pregnant women for assault if they use illegal drugs and the child is born addicted or harmed from the drug use. HB1168/SB0659 was filed last week by Rep. Terri Lynn Weaver (R-Lancaster) and Senator Janice Bowling (R-Tullahoma).

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