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Alabama House could pass bill to shield IVF clinics

Posted on AllSides February 29th, 2024
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The Alabama House of Representatives on Thursday morning will consider a bill to provide legal protections to in vitro fertilization clinics. HB237, by Reps. Terri Collins, R-Decatur, and David Faulkner, R-Mountain Brook, comes in response to a Feb. 16 ruling by the Alabama Supreme Court that found that frozen embryos held in storage are considered unborn children under state law. Several clinics that provide IVF services have put those services on hold because of the liability caused by the ruling, putting many families in a holding pattern. Patients, doctors, and...

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