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Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Repeals 1931 Abortion Ban

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Barbara Rodriguez Originally published by The 19th Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Wednesday signed into law a bill that repeals a 1931 abortion ban, cementing access in the state and fulfilling a promise she made during her reelection campaign. Whitmer signed the legislation surrounded by Michigan doctors, lawmakers and abortion …

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West Virginia Lawmakers Pass Near-Total Abortion Ban

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Ian Karbal, Mountain State Spotlight The West Virginia Legislature has passed a near-total abortion ban, after negotiations among Republican lawmakers who seven weeks ago were unable to agree on how strict the ban should be. The state Senate passed the bill by a 22-7 vote. The House of Delegates approved it …

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