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Louisiana Senate Approves Bill Requiring Women To Hear Fetus’ Heartbeat Before Abortion

May 3, 2012


Think Progress, May 3, 2012 Louisiana has a history of anti-abortion legislation designed to infringe upon women’s access to abortion services. The state already requires women to have an ultrasound before an abortion procedure, but now, the state Senate has passed a bill that would require women to listen to the fetus’ heartbeat as well. […]