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History of abortion in America

Published On: Mar 27 2013 09:13:21 AM PDT   Updated On: Feb 03 2014 05:12:04 AM PST

A new report says abortions have fallen to their lowest levels since the 1970s. Take a look at the history of this hot-button issue in America.

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2003: A federal ban on abortion procedures is passed by Congress and signed into law by President George W. Bush. The National Abortion Federation immediately challenges the law in court and is successful in blocking enforcement of the law for its members.

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