Other Decisions S17A0196 (19/06/2017)
Authority: Supreme Court of Georgia (USA)
Subject: The decision of the Supreme Court of Georgia, rejecting a claim lodged against the House Bill 954, in the part which prohibits doctors, with some exceptions, to carry out abortions after the 20th week of pregnancy, established that the constitutional concept of sovereign immunity prohibits any legal action against the State without its consent
Parties: Lathrop et al. v. Deal et al.
Original language: English
Classification: Justice - Art. 47 Right to an effective remedy before a tribunal