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Iowa's three-day wait for abortions is legal, judge says
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Iowa's three-day wait for abortions is legal, judge says

DesMoinesRegister.com - October 2, 2017

Iowa's controversial three-day waiting period for abortions has been upheld by a Polk County judge.Judge Jeffrey Farrell ruled Monday against Planned Parenthood ...

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Justices keep abortion waiting period on hold
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier, Iowa - October 25, 2017

âIowa women, whose right to safe, legal abortion has been accepted law for nearly 45 years, should continue to have the protection that has been guaranteed under the Iowa Constitution,â said Rita Bettis, legal director of the ACLU of Iowa. She said the

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Judge upholds abortion waiting period
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier, Iowa - October 3, 2017

âThe law makes it so that a doctor can't perform an abortion unless the mother has an opportunity to see her child through an ultrasound and hear the child's beating heart,â said Brenna Smith, a spokeswoman for the governor's office. âThe law then

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Senate passes abortion restrictions
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier, Iowa - April 19, 2017

DES MOINES â The Republican-controlled Iowa Legislature approved a bill Tuesday that would ban most abortions in the state at 20 weeks of pregnancy with no exceptions for rape, incest or fatal fetal conditions. The Senate voted 30-20 Tuesday for ...

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Iowa abortion bill creates 'undue burden,' critics say | Political News ...
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier, Iowa - April 17, 2017

CEDAR RAPIDS â For abortion advocates, a bill making its way through the Iowa Legislature has become more worrying.

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Register's juxtaposition on abortion deserves a rose
DesMoinesRegister.com, Iowa - April 16, 2017

A rose to the Register for offering opposing views on the abortion discussionSent!A link has been sent to your friend's email address.Posted!A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the ConversationTo find out more about Facebook commenting please read ...

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