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Oklahoma's legislature passes bill banning abortion from the stage of 'fertilization'

Times Now | 20/05/2022 09:52 AM | Click to read full article

Oklahoma's legislature on Wednesday passed a bill banning abortion from the stage of "fertilization". The bill will also allow private citizens to sue doctors who perform abortions.

Oklahoma's House of Representatives passed the bill by a vote of 73-16. Other Republican states, including Florida, Mississippi, and Texas, have also enacted similar laws banning abortion.