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Perry signs sweeping Texas abortion restrictions

Texas Gov. Rick Perry signed sweeping new abortion restrictions on Thursday that could shutter most of the state's clinics that provide the procedure, a final step for... Read more »

July 18, 2013

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Texas Legislature: Protecting motherhood and life

The Texas Legislature passes a comprehensive abortion bill, supported by women who have had botched and forced abortions. Texan Molly White leads international effort... Read more »

July 17, 2013

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Texas Republicans finally pass new abortion limits

Republican lawmakers passed a bill that would give Texas some of the nation's most restrictive abortion laws and force most of its clinics to close, leading Democrats... Read more »

July 13, 2013

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Texas at the forefront of national push on fetal pain legislation

A battle as big as Texas comes to a head this week in the Lone Star State as Republicans seek to clamp down on abortion across several fronts. Read more »

July 12, 2013

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Texas Senate convenes to debate abortion bill

The Texas Senate convened Friday afternoon to debate and ultimately vote on a bill to implement some of the nation's toughest abortion restrictions, its actions being... Read more »

July 12, 2013

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Texas Senate on track to pass tough abortion rules

This time when the Texas Senate takes up tough new abortion restrictions, the chamber's top Republican is determined not to let anything — or anyone —... Read more »

July 12, 2013

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