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Texas Abortion Restrictions

Oklahoma passes total abortion ban, further limiting options for Texans

After Texas passed a ban on abortions after about six weeks of pregnancy, more Texans went to Oklahoma for the procedure than to any other state. Now, in a surprise move, the Oklahoma Legislature is cutting off that option.

Abortion-rights advocates rally outside of the the Oklahoma Capitol in Oklahoma City, on Tuesday, April 5, 2022.

Before the ban

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