What is so controversial about the abortion bill Texas just passed?

What is so controversial about the abortion bill Texas just passed?

What is so controversial about the abortion bill Texas just passed?

slkusractAly

They want to close 49 of the 52 abortion clinics in Texas, and then go on to ban abortion in Texas, completely removing the choice factor. A lot of people protest against this type if breach of rights

slkusractPixie

Liberals don't feel that women deserve sanitary conditions with a doctor who is qualified to be in the nearest hospital to follow up on botched abortions.They would rather leave it to unregistered doctors performing in horrid conditions and for the hospitals to get left with the bills and Lawsuits.

slkusractJimmy

it won't let people like Planned Parenthood to lobby young women to abort their babies!..can't have THAT!

slkusractRickhead

It's unconstitutional.

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