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23.1 million missing girls

Abortion | Demographers quantify the effects of sex-selective abortion
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 5/13/19, 04:41 pm

For the first time since 2011, demographers blame sex-selective abortion for the imbalanced boy-girl ratio around the world. Results from a study released this month estimates that from 1970 to 2017, sex-selective abortions resulted in about 23.1 million missing baby girls.

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Alabama abortion vote delayed

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 5/10/19, 10:21 am

Alabama lawmakers on Thursday postponed a vote on widespread protections for the unborn after shouting broke out on the state Senate floor. Senators on both sides of the aisle objected to some Republicans removing an exemption for rape and incest from the bill without a roll call vote.

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Baby heartbeats in New York

Life | A rare pro-life rally in Times Square came in the aftermath of the state’s new late-term abortion law
by Emily Belz
Posted 5/08/19, 02:48 pm

A New York moment:

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