Arkansas passes tough anti-abortion law
Updated: Thursday, March 7 2013, 08:40 AM EST
ARKANSAS (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Lawmakers in Arkansas have passed the toughest anti-abortion law in the country.
Wednesday the legislature overrode a veto by Governor Mike Beebe.
The new law bans most abortions beginning in the 12th week of pregnancy.
It will take effect this summer. Abortion rights groups are already planning a legal challenge.