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Tennessee lawmakers consider total abortion ban

CBS News Monday, 12 August 2019
Lawmakers in Tennessee are considering a bill that would outlaw abortion entirely, potentially setting up a challenge to Roe v. Wade at the U.S. Supreme Court. CBS News reporter Kate Smith joins CBSN's "Red and Blue" from Nashville with details.
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