With 100% of the precincts reporting, the live results for Louisiana Amendment 1, which would update the state’s constitution to say that “nothing in this constitution shall be construed to secure or protect a right to abortion or require the funding of abortion,” are as follows:
Louisiana Amendment 1 – Ban Abortion Rights – Ballot issue
- YES: 62.06% (1,274,112 votes)
- NO: 37.94% (778,972 votes)
The amendment is designed to impede a state court from concluding any implicit right to abortion or public abortion funding in the state’s constitution.