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NC Legislature Backs Curriculum Change On Abortion

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Legislation directing North Carolina public schools to teach that abortion and other activities put women at risk of premature births later is heading to Gov. Pat McCrory’s desk. The Senate agreed […]

CBS Charlotte–07/03/2013

Anti-abortion protesters attend the March for Life on Jan. 25, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

North Carolina Senate Approves New Abortion Restrictions

The North Carolina Senate has tentatively approved legislation that would require abortion clinics to meet new operating standards and require physicians be present when the procedure is performed.

07/02/2013

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NC Abortion Education Bill Up For Final House Vote

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A bill requiring North Carolina educators to teach that abortions cause later premature births is scheduled for a final vote in the state House. The House is set to take up […]

CBS Charlotte–06/27/2013

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NC Bill Requires Teaching Students That Abortions Linked To Later Premature Births

A bill requiring North Carolina educators to teach that abortions are linked to later premature births is headed to a state House committee.

CBS Charlotte–06/25/2013

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NC House Abortion Bill Gets Initial Approval

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A bill broadening restrictions on abortion through the federal health care law and so-called conscience protections has gained initial approval from the North Carolina House. The bill tentatively approved Wednesday outlaws […]

CBS Charlotte–05/16/2013

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Abortion Education Bill Passes NC Senate

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A divisive bill requiring North Carolina educators to teach children that abortion causes later premature births is headed to the House. The bill passed the Senate Monday 38-10 with some Democratic […]

CBS Charlotte–05/14/2013

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NC Senate Bill Requires Abortion Education

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A bill requiring North Carolina’s health instructors to teach students that abortions cause premature births in later pregnancies is headed to the Senate floor. The Senate Health Committee approved the bill […]

CBS Charlotte–05/08/2013

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Gender-Based Abortion Limit OK’d By NC House Panel

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina legislative committee wants doctors to be punished with large fines for performing an abortion when the child’s sex is a significant factor in a pregnant woman seeking the […]

CBS Charlotte–05/01/2013

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Gender-Based Abortion Limit Considered By NC House

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republicans at the North Carolina legislature are resuming efforts to limit abortions with a bill that seeks to punish doctors when the child’s sex is the primary factor in having the […]

CBS Charlotte–05/01/2013

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Women’s Health Groups To Rally At NC Legislature

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Women’s health advocates in North Carolina are planning a protest to challenge proposed legislation requiring doctors who provide abortions to have admitting privileges at a local hospital. The “Not in Her […]

CBS Charlotte–03/20/2013

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