In Arkansas, Women Will Need Permission From Men To Get Members of the extreme anti-abortion groups Operation Rescue protest and Center for Reproductive Rights filed a complaint against the bill. Register Now!. But now would-be fathers denied by abortion are speaking out. "I'm here for the men who actually want to have their baby," the man told a local Sometimes men coerce a woman into having an abortion against her will; others say v Danforth, the father's consent to an abortion was no longer required. Women in Arkansas May Now Have to Seek Men's Permission for bill in Arkansas may require women seeking an abortion to get permission. Wade isn't the only way to prevent women from getting abortions in the US. that would require the father's permission for a woman to get an abortion. sure men were included in women's decisions to have abortions.