Stephen Colbert took on Alabama’s severe new fetus removal law, which will successfully boycott the methodology in almost every case without any special cases for assault and incest.
The bill marked by Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey (R) on Wednesday makes it a crime for specialists to perform premature births, with conceivable jail sentences of up to 99 years.
“Let’s see, it’s 2019, so when those specialists escape correctional facility in Alabama it will be 1895,” Colbert cracked.
But a large portion of Colbert’s comedic targets were the Republican men in the state’s Senate who voted in favor of the bill ― and a portion of his jokes were pointed legitimately underneath the belt: