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Republican Strongholds Immediately Ban Abortions After Roe Ruling

  • High court ruling means states will now set abortion laws
  • Abortion access will be determined by where people reside
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Republican bastions long hostile to abortion celebrated the Supreme Court’s decision that ended the nationwide right to the procedure, with Texas and Missouri immediately declaring the practice to be illegal in those states.

Democratic leaders in states including New York vowed to shore up reproductive rights. California, Oregon and Washington issued a joint statement pledging to defend access to abortion on the West Coast and allow residents of other states to access care there.