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Abortion now illegal in South Dakota

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In 2005, South Dakota lawmakers passed two pieces of legislation that would make abortion illegal if the Supreme Court ever reversed Roe v. Wade. According to the law, based on the wording of the high court's ruling, abortion would become a Class 6 felony punishable by up to two years in prison and up to a $4,000 fine. The only exception to this would be cases where medical judgement deems an abortion to be necessary to save the life of the mother.
3 months ago·Sioux Falls, United States

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