Abortion | Virginia Democrats move to undo decades of effort to protect the unborn
by Leah Hickman
Posted 2/03/20, 06:11 pm
In a beige room across the street from the Virginia Capitol in Richmond on Jan. 23, the Senate Education and Health Committee considered legislation that would end some of the state’s protections for the unborn. Under the bill, the state would no longer require that women obtain an ultrasound or wait 24 hours before getting an abortion.