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Despite Roe v. Wade Decision, Abortions Would Remain Legal in MD

May 5th, 2022 by WCBC Radio

A leaked draft from the Supreme Court this week showed there is an effort underway trying to overturn the Roe V.  Wade decision- however even if that occurs, abortions would remain legal in Maryland. In 1992, voters approved a referendum putting the terms of Roe v. Wade into Maryland law. This year, the General Assembly passed a bill to make abortion care more accessible starting this July. Delegate Ariana Kelly, a Montgomery Democrat, says that even if the Court overturns the law, women in Maryland seeking an abortion will not be impacted…