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Thursday, July 11, 2013

Determined North Carolina Legislators Attach Abortion Provisions to Unusual Vehicles

CNN.com: Legislators' secretive abortion bill fuels #vaginamotorcycles, by Ben Brumfeld:

If at first you don't succeed, ride in on a motorcycle.

Conservative legislators in North Carolina trying to get a new restrictive abortion bill passed have done just that.

House committee members refashioned a bill on motorcycle safety into one principally about abortion after the state's governor threatened on Wednesday to veto the anti-abortion measures.

They were previously attached to a bill aimed at keeping foreign laws -- which included Islamic Sharia law -- out of state legal proceedings. . . .

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/reproductive_rights/2013/07/determined-north-carolina-legislators-attach-abortion-provisions-to-unusual-vehicles.html

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