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The latest front in the abortion wars: South Dakota makes a big change

Posted on AllSides March 27th, 2024
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South Dakota became the first state in the nation to end the confusion about the ability of doctors to provide emergency care to pregnant women, which is allowed under every pro-life bill in the country.  

Gov. Kristi Noem signed the nation’s first so-called "Med Ed" bill that proponents say will protect the health and safety of pregnant women and push back against abortion misinformation confusing some doctors about when they can perform an emergency abortion to save a life. 

The bipartisan bill aims to educate medical professionals in South...

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