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California bill would let non-physicians perform abortions
The Mercury News

North Dakota this year banned abortion after a fetal heartbeat can be detected. North Carolina passed a law that allows health care workers to refuse to perform an abortion. Texas outlawed abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.

But the wave of abortion restrictions sweeping the nation seems to be breaking at the Sierra Nevada, as California now stands poised to increase abortion access by letting more medical professionals perform certain procedures.