History of abortion in America

Published On: Mar 27 2013 11:13:21 AM CDT   Updated On: Jan 23 2015 09:26:33 AM CST

The House of Representatives passed legislation on Thursday banning all taxpayer money for abortions. Take a look at the history of this hot-button issue in America.

Abortion Timeline - John Salvi
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December 1994: Pro-life advocate John Salvi walks into two Boston-area abortion clinics with a rifle and opens fire, killing two receptionists and wounding five others. He is sentenced to life in prison without parole, but he kills himself in prison in 1996.

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