The closest state to Memphis with abortion access? Illinois.

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 25, 2022 9:30 PM CT | Published: June 24, 2022 5:26 PM CT

Between state abortion bans taking effect and the opening of a Choices clinic in Carbondale, Illinois, the closest facilities are in the Illinois suburbs of St. Louis.


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Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter. He came to Tennessee from Maryland where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a Master of Journalism degree from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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