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Legislators Imposing Limits on Abortion at US State Leveli
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July 19, 2013 8:01 PM
The governor of Texas signed into law Thursday tough new restrictions on abortion after the state legislature approved the measure that intensified passions on both sides of the issue. VOA's Greg Flakus reports from the state capital, Austin, that opponents of the law say their fight is not over, even as the battle over abortion has spread to 30 states during the past year.

Legislators Imposing Limits on Abortion at US State Level

Published July 19, 2013

The governor of Texas signed into law Thursday tough new restrictions on abortion after the state legislature approved the measure that intensified passions on both sides of the issue. VOA's Greg Flakus reports from the state capital, Austin, that opponents of the law say their fight is not over, even as the battle over abortion has spread to 30 states during the past year.


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