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History of abortion in America

Published On: Mar 27 2013 11:13:21 AM CDT   Updated On: Feb 03 2014 07:12:04 AM CST

A new report says abortions have fallen to their lowest levels since the 1970s. Take a look at the history of this hot-button issue in America.

Abortion Timeline - Abortion Clinics Law
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1994: Congress passes the Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances (FACE) Act in response to Gunn's murder. It forbids the use of "force, threat of force or physical obstruction" to prevent someone from providing or receiving reproductive health services.

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