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Indiana becomes the first state to approve a near-total abortion ban since Roe v Wade was overturned

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The Republican-run Indiana state legislature advanced the measure late Friday, despite some GOP lawmakers opposing it for going too far. The new restrictions go into effect September 15 and include exceptions for some victims of rape and incest or when the mother faces risk of death. The White House called the move “devastating” and urged Congress to pass a law “restoring the protections of Roe - the only way to secure a woman's right to choose nationally.”
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Biden team, pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly condemn new Indiana abortion ban: ‘We will be forced to plan for more employment growth outside our home state'

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The administration of President Joe Biden and one of Indiana's largest employers have condemned the state's new ban on abortions, with the White House calling it another extreme attempt by Republicans to trample women's rights.
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Eli Lilly Says Indiana Abortion Ban Will Spur It to Hire Outside Home State

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The state's new abortion laws restrict the procedure in almost every case, with some exceptions for life-threatening pregnancies, rape, or incest.
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Eli Lilly says Indiana's abortion law will lead the drugmaker to grow in other states

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Eli Lilly, one of the biggest employers in Indiana, said that the state's newly passed restrictions on abortions will push it to grow away from its home turf.
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5 shot, 19-year-old woman killed in South Side shooting

5 shot, 19-year-old woman killed in South Side shooting

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