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Virginia Senate Votes to Repeal Ultrasound Law

Virginia Senate Democrats, enjoying a new majority in the upper chamber, are trying to repeal a law mandating that women seeking abortions undergo ultrasounds.


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Virginia Senate Panel Approves Bill That Defines Conception As Beginning Of Life

After losing the support of Gov. McDonnell Wednesday on a bill to that would impose mandatory ultrasounds before abortions, a Republican-led Virginia Senate panel approves a bill that legally defines conception as the moment that life begins.