After midterms, states weighing abortion protections, bans

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Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Election wins for abortion rights and Democrats could translate into abortion protections in some states.

But more restrictions could still be coming elsewhere.

This year’s overturning of Roe v. Wade pushed abortion decisions to the states.

While the majority of voters oppose total bans, the issue is playing out differently in different states.

In Minnesota and Michigan, where this month’s elections put Democrats in control, protections are a priority.

But in Florida, where Republicans strengthened their grip on power, a tighter ban could be under consideration – though there’s a question of how far it should go.

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11/23/2022 9:07:54 AM (GMT -6:00)

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