Mississippi’s Last Abortion Clinic at Center of US Debate
The only abortion clinic in Mississippi is facing what could be its biggest challenge as the U.S. Supreme Court said it will hear arguments this fall over a Mississippi law that would limit abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy.
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JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The bright pink building in an eclectic neighborhood of Mississippi’s capital goes by different names. To the anti-abortion protesters whose demonstrations have sparked a noise ordinance, it is an “abortion mill.” To those who work and volunteer there, the facility known as the “pink house” provides the last safe haven in Mississippi for women who choose to have an abortion. Now, the only abortion clinic in Mississippi is facing what could…