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North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory has signed into law a measure directing state officials to regulate abortion clinics based on the same standards as those for outpatient surgical centers, a change that critics say will force most to close. (BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

NC Gov. McCrory Signs Abortion Clinics Bill, Critics Predict Closings

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory has signed into law a measure directing state officials to regulate abortion clinics based on the same standards as those for outpatient surgical centers, a change that critics say will force most to close.

07/29/2013

File photo of a pregnant woman holding her stomach. (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)

Full N.C. House Considering Abortion Legislation

The state House is expected to engage in an impassioned floor debate before voting on the latest version of legislation addressing abortion rules in North Carolina that also seeks to satisfy concerns of Gov. Pat McCrory.

07/11/2013