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Fighting violent crime in Baltimore

The swearing in ceremony on Thursday of Richard Worley as Baltimore’s police commissioner comes as the police department faces new scrutiny amid recent violent crimes, including Tuesday’s shooting on the campus of Morgan State University, last week’s killing of a rising tech CEO and an arson and rape in west Baltimore just days prior. 11 […]

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Alabama

How the Dobbs decision affects women and children | News | #republicans | #Alabama | #GOP

The average number of days a child remains in foster care is over 618. According to the Alabama Department of Human Resources, there are more than 5,800 kids in the foster care system in Alabama, a number that could soon increase with the potential for more births after the Supreme Court’s Dobbs decision. This compares […]

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Georgia abortion ban takes effect after Roe v. Wade overturned | #republicans | #Alabama | #GOP

ATLANTA (AP) — A federal appeals court overturned a lower court ruling and allowed Georgia’s restrictive 2019 abortion law to take effect immediately Wednesday. The decision was expected after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled last month that there is no constitutional right to an abortion.The law, which had been barred from taking effect, bans most […]

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Alabama

Pregnancy care and the abortion ban in Alabama | News | #republicans | #Alabama | #GOP

While Alabama is now under a near-total abortion ban, pregnancy outcomes remain in the top three primary health indicators in Alabama, per the 2020 Alabama State Health Assessment. Health indicators are statistics that measure the health status of an area. Alabama rates of poor pregnancy outcomes are higher than the national average, according to the […]

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Indiana GOP Attorney General To Probe Doctor Who Provided Abortion To 10-Year-Old | #republicans | #Alabama | #GOP

Indiana’s Republican attorney general said Wednesday his office would investigate a doctor who provided an abortion to a 10-year-old girl who was raped and became pregnant. Attorney General Todd Rokita appeared on Fox News to address reports the girl was forced to cross state lines from Ohio — where abortion is now illegal after about […]

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