[JURIST] The Oklahoma House of Representatives [official website] voted 94-2 Wednesday to approve a bill [HB 1888] that would ban abortion [JURIST news archive] after 20 weeks of gestation. The "Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act," similar to a bill passed in Nebraska [JURIST report] last year, is based on evidence suggesting that a fetus can feel pain after 20 weeks [Reuters report]. The legislation would permit abortions after the 20-week mark only in cases where the mother’s life is at…

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