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Friday, March 22, 2013

ND lawmakers define life as starting at conception

North Dakota Republican Sen. Margaret Sitte is the primary sponsor of a bill that the North Dakota Legislature passed Friday that would essentially ban abortion by defining human life as beginning at conception. The bill is one of a series North Dakota lawmakers have passed this year, chipping away at abortion rights.