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CLOSED: Abortion Clinic That Killed Babies in Abortions for 42 Years Closes Down


CLOSED: Abortion Clinic That Killed Babies in Abortions for 42 Years Closes Down
LifeNews.com

California Catholic Daily reports the Sacramento facility is the second Women’s Health Specialists abortion clinic to close in the past year. Executive director of the abortion chain Shauna Heckert previously pointed to financial issues and a reduced demand for abortions as the reasons.âWe are a dying breed,â Heckert told told the news site FiveThirtyEight last year.California pro-life leaders celebrated the news as a victory for babies and moms in the community.âWe have been praying in front of Womenâs Health Specialists abortion business in Sacramento for decades, helping women and saving lives, including over a dozen 40 Days for Life campaigns,â said local pro-life leader Wynette Sills in the Californians for Life newsletter.It is especially encouraging given that California is one of the worst states for legal protections unborn babies and moms.

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