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from Reuters

Louisiana legislature passes 72-hour waiting period for abortions

Louisiana legislature passes 72-hour waiting period for abortions 05.11.16

from Jezebel

Louisiana Legislature Passes 72 Hour Waiting Period For Abortions, Tripling the Current Wait Time

The Louisiana legislature passed a bill Wednesday that will extend the required waiting period for an abortion to 72 hours, one of the strictest in the nation. Governor John Bel Edwards, a Democrat, has said he’ll sign the bill into law.