A coalition of 17 state attorneys general is defending Arkansas’ Save Adolescents from Experimentation (SAFE) Act, a law that protects children from transgender drugs and surgeries that can lead to body mutilation and sterility.
The brief supports Arkansas’ right to protect children from irreversible damage with the law that has been challenged by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) in Brandt v. Rutledge.
BREAKING: The Arkansas legislature overrode Governor Hutchinson’s veto on HB 1570, a bill that would ban health care for trans youth.
We are preparing litigation as we speak.
— ACLU (@ACLU) April 6, 2021
Marshall said in a statement:
We are filing this brief because, like Arkansas, we are concerned about the surge in recent years of children suffering