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After abuse case, Arkansas tries to ban ‘rehoming’ adopted children

By Kiley Crossland
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Child welfare | An Arkansas state representative is facing criticism for allegedly abandoning his adopted daughters, ages 3 and 6, to a man who sexually abused one of them.

Missouri lawmakers override veto to enact abortion wait period

By Courtney Crandell
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Abortion | The Missouri state legislature enacted a 72-hour wait period for abortions yesterday, overriding Gov. Jay Nixon’s veto from earlier this year. The…

North Dakota: Life starts at conception

By Tiffany Owens
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Abortion | North Dakota lawmakers passed a bill today that would effectively end abortion in the state. The statute affirms life begins at conception. It passed the…

Saved by a heartbeat

By Daniel James Devine
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Abortion | With little debate, the North Dakota Senate passed the strictest abortion ban in the nation Friday. The legislation, which now awaits Republican Gov. Jack…

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Legislation | Conservatives still awaiting their promised opportunity to debate cloning

 
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