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Murphy signs bill enshrining abortion into NJ state law

Murphy signed the measure in the waning days of his first term. The bill specifically outlines a right to access contraception, as well as to carry a pregnancy to term. A Supreme Court ruling could come in June in a case in which the court was asked to overturn a nationwide right to abortion that has existed for five decades.
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14%
C 76%
 
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Associated Press News
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Signs Bill Protecting Abortion Rights

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill protecting abortion rights Thursday.The Freedom of Reproductive Choice Act codifies the right to abortion and expands contraception coverage under private insurance and Medicaid.This comes as the governor anticipates possible changes to the Roe v. Wade ruling during a Supreme Court hearing later this year.“Regardless of whether or not the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, …

4 days ago|United States
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Murphy signs bill enshrining abortion into NJ state law

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy, anticipating possible changes to the Roe v. Wade ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court, signed a bill Thursday enshrining the right to an abortion into state law.

4 days ago|United States
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Governor Murphy signs bill enshrining abortion into NJ state law

"Regardless of whether or not the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, New Jersey's position in support of the right to reproductive autonomy will remain clear and unchanged," Murphy said.

4 days ago|Philadelphia, United States
abc 7 NY
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Gov. Phil Murphy signs bill enshrining abortion into NJ state law

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy, anticipating possible changes to the Roe v. Wade ruling, has enshrined the right to an abortion into state law.

4 days ago|New York, United States
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Murphy Signs Bill Enshrining Abortion Into NJ State Law

"Regardless of whether or not the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, New Jersey's position in support of the right to reproductive autonomy will remain clear and unchanged," Murphy said. Associated Press

3 days ago|United States
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Murphy signs bill enshrining abortion into NJ state law

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy, anticipating possible...

4 days ago|Albany, United States
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Murphy signs bill enshrining abortion into NJ state law

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy has signed a bill enshrining the right to an abortion into state law. Murphy signed the measure Thursday in the waning days of his first term. It fulfills a campaign pledge made in the lead-up to his reelection victory in November and after it appeared as if the Democrat-led Legislature might fail to advance the bill. Abortion grows as priority issue for Democrats: poll A Supreme C…

4 days ago|New York, United States
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New Jersey governor signs bill protecting abortion rights in the state

On Thursday, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed into law a bill that protects the right to seek an abortion in the state.The bill's passage comes as the newly-conservative U.S. Supreme Court weighs a case that could result in the rolling back of the federally-protected right for a person to abort a pregnancy.According to NorthJersey.com the Freedom of Reproductive Choice Act guarantees the "fundamental right of reproductive autonomy."It also dir…

3 days ago|Denver, United States
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Murphy signs bill enshrining abortion into NJ state law

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy, anticipating possible changes to the Roe v. Wade ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court, signed a bill Thursday enshrining the

3 days ago|Tulsa, United States
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New Jersey law protecting abortion rights signed by Murphy in Teaneck Thursday

NJ's Freedom of Reproductive Choice Act was signed by Gov. Murphy in the company of former Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg.

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C 76%
 
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