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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abortion_in_the_United_States

Abortion is legal in all U.S. states, and every state has at ... However, various states have laws on abortion, ...

healthcare.findlaw.com/patient-rights/how-did-abortion-become-legal.html

Women in the United States haven't always had the right to an abortion. Before 1973, individual states were allowed to decide whether abortion would be legal ...

www.cnn.com/2016/06/23/health/abortion-history-in-united-states/index.html

Jun 27, 2016 ... Abortion was once simply part of life in the United States. Then, for about 100 years, it was illegal. How we got there and got to where we are ...

www.ourbodiesourselves.org/health-info/u-s-abortion-history

Mar 28, 2014 ... In the United States, abortion was widely practiced before about 1880, by which time most states had banned it except to save the life of the ...

prochoice.org/education-and-advocacy/about-abortion/history-of-abortion

Jan 29, 2015 ... In the United States, the history of abortion goes back much farther than the 1973 Supreme Court case Roe v. Wade, which made abortion legal ...

www.thoughtco.com/why-is-abortion-legal-in-the-united-states-721091

Feb 15, 2017 ... During the 1960s and early 1970s, U.S. states began to repeal their bans on abortion. In Roe v. Wade (1973), the U.S. Supreme Court stated ...

www.thoughtco.com/is-abortion-legal-in-every-state-721094

Jan 2, 2017 ... Wade (1973) established that the right to have an abortion is protected by the U.S. Constitution, which means that states are prohibited from ...

www.dissentmagazine.org/article/roe-v-wade-and-beyond-forty-years-of-legal-abortion-in-the-united-states

This January marked the fortieth anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion in the United States. In ways not anticipated by the coalition of  ...

www.chicagotribune.com/sns-abortion-timeline-story.html

1821 -- America's first statutory abortion regulation is enacted in Connecticut in ... First trimester abortion at this point (in most states) is legal or a misdemeanor.