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Alabama Passes Near Total Abortion Ban

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Published on May 15, 2019 - Duration: 00:47s

Alabama Passes Near Total Abortion Ban

CNN reports that on Tuesday night, Alabama sent the most restrictive abortion bill in the country to the governor's desk.

Alabama's Senate passing legislation that could punish doctors who perform abortions with life in prison.

The state's Republican backers have pushed the legislation.

The bill amounts to a near-total ban on abortion in the state.

The express goal of the bill is overturning Roe v.

Wade, the Supreme Court case legalizing abortion.

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