The New Hampshire House approved Thursday amending the state’s new abortion ban to add an exception for fatal fetal anomalies

The New Hampshire House approved Thursday amending the state’s new abortion ban to add an exception for fatal fetal anomalies. Since Jan. 1, New Hampshire has outlawed abortion after 24 weeks gestation, with exceptions only for pregnancies that threaten the mother’s life or health. Doctors who provide late-term abortions can face felony charges, and ultrasounds are required before any abortion. The House voted 231-114 in favor of a bill that would limit the use of ultrasounds and add an exception for cases in which the fetus has been diagnosed with “abnormalities incompatible with life.” Opponents argued that the bill fails to define “abnormalities incompatible with life” and said such diagnoses are often wrong.

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