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New York Gov. Kathy Hochul signs law to protect doctors providing out-of-state telehealth abortion pill prescriptions

Posted on AllSides June 26th, 2023
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New York Gov. Kathy Hochul signed a law on Friday, almost exactly a year after Roe v. Wade was overturned, that legally protects New York doctors who prescribe abortion pills to patients living in states where the procedure has been outlawed. The New York State Legislature passed the bill last week by a 99 to 45 margin; the bill cleared the state Senate last month by a vote of 39 to 22. "We are witnessing a shameful regression of women's rights in this country as abortion access is restricted in...

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