Argentine Senate Rejects Abortion Legalization Bill
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The Argentine Senate rejected a measure Wednesday that would have legalized abortion within the first 14 weeks of pregnancy.

The law narrowly passed the lower house of Argentina's legislature in June. But in a 38-31 vote yesterday, the Senate opted to keep most abortions illegal.

In addition to legalizing the procedure within 14 weeks of conception, the bill would have allowed girls 13 years of age and older to get an abortion. Women who asked for an abortion would have had to wait no more than...

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