Tennessee bill charges pregnant women using illegal drugs with assault if baby addicted | WTVC

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).

Source: Tennessee bill charges pregnant women using illegal drugs with assault if baby addicted | WTVC

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