Lynn Fitch

Anti-abortion activist E.C. Smith, paces outside the Jackson Women's Health Organization clinic with his message sign in Jackson, Monday, June 27, 2022. Aware that the clinic, only had limited staffing and were not performing any medical procedures, he said he had made a pact with God to protest every day outside the clinic until all abortions ceased. On Friday, June 24, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, ending constitutional protections for abortion. Mississippi Attorney General Lynn Fitch on Monday certified the state's trigger law banning abortion except in cases where the mother's life is in danger or a rape has been reported to law enforcement. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Mississippi to ban most abortions in 10 days

Mississippi’s Attorney General Lynn Fitch activated a law, which will make most abortions in the state illegal in 10 days. Fitch signed Mississippi’s trigger law on Monday. The law comes after Roe v. Wade was overturned.