History of abortion in America

Published On: Mar 27 2013 11:13:21 AM CDT   Updated On: Apr 17 2014 09:48:41 AM CDT

A judge has overturned North Dakota's restrictive abortion law. Take a look at the history of this hot-button issue in America.

Abortion Timeline - Connecticut
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1821: Connecticut becomes the first state to pass a law banning abortions after "quickening," or when a woman starts to feel or perceive fetal movements in the womb.

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