SisterSong Women of Color Reproductive Justice Collective and numerous others sued Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp, Attorney General Chris Carr and prosecutors around the state in federal court Friday seeking to block enforcement of an abortion ban set to go into effect Jan. 1.

The 38-page complaint filed in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia in Atlanta is a constitutional challenge to House Bill 481, “which bans practically all abortions,” the filing said. “This law is an affront to the dignity and health of Georgians.”

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