April 4th, 2006

Piggy

South Dakota abortion

Tribe pushes S.D. abortion clinic

State passed ban in nearly all cases but Indian leader
proposes facility on reservation.

Stephanie Desmon / Baltimore Sun

April 2, 2006

In South Dakota, where lawmakers last month passed a
near-total ban on abortion, the leader of one of the
state's American Indian tribes is proposing to
circumvent the legislation by establishing an abortion
clinic on an Indian reservation -- within reach of
women who need the service, but outside the reach of
the strict new law.

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