a preponderance of punctuation marks (reedrover) wrote,
a preponderance of punctuation marks
reedrover

HB 1677 withdrawn

Thanks for the post, rdhdsnippet.

As I mentioned on Friday, there was legislative idiocy brewing in the VA House. However...

Legislation that would have required mothers who had failed to report fetal deaths to the police within 12 hours of the delivery to face a possible misdemeanor sentence will be withdrawn, its patron said on Monday.

Cosgrove's surprise move came after a firestorm of controversy spread across the World Wide Web over the weekend about the possible far-reaching effects of the measure.

Good job, everyone!
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