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Wade - The US Supreme Court, in a 7-2 decision, affirms the legality of a woman's right to have an abortion under the Fourteenth Amendment to the Constitution. The most common method of legal abortion (before 13 weeks) is surgical vacuum aspiration.

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Florida's abortion waiting period back in court
Tampabay.com, Florida - July 19, 2017

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National view: Religious Americans who believe abortion is murder shouldn't be forced to fund it
Duluth News Tribune, Minnesota - April 2, 2017

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The lies about abortion must stop. Here's what we're doing about that.
USA Today, New York - June 28, 2017

Five states force doctors to tell women that abortion puts them at higher risk of breast cancer. It doesnât. Four states require doctors to tell women that having an abortion jeopardizes future fertility. It doesnât. Some extremists perpetuate the lie that ...

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Abortion regulation bill heads to Senate for hearing
Columbia Missourian, District of Columbia - April 25, 2017

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'Alternative facts' on abortion in Porter County
Chicago Tribune, Illinois - October 25, 2017

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