Tennessee Democrats propose abortion protections for rape, incest and trafficking

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 12, 2022 4:52 PM CT | Published: July 12, 2022 3:44 PM CT

In a state legislature with a Republican supermajority emboldened by the reversal of Roe v. Wade, it’s unlikely that these bills — especially one seeking to codify Roe v. Wade — will pass.

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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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