By Bud Shaver
Crossing the 'abortion desert': Women increasingly travel out of their states for the procedure
"The National Abortion Federation hotline referred 209 Texas patients to New Mexico last year, compared with 21 in 2013, said Vicki Saporta, the group’s president and chief executive. The number of Texas patients at one Albuquerque clinic alone more than tripled, jumping from 19 to 67 last year, she said.
New Mexico clinics can treat more patients because the state has not passed many of the laws Texas has, including a 20-week abortion ban passed by a dozen other states." ~LA Times
Read the full report by the LA Times: Crossing the 'abortion desert': Women increasingly travel out of their states for the procedure
For more information about New Mexico: Important Facts about Abortion in New Mexico and Abortion Abuses
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