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Kansas votes to protect abortion rights in state constitution

By Poppy Noor

03 Aug 2022 · 3 min read

Editor's Note

Roe was ruled undemocratic and overturned by unelected representatives of the Supreme Court. Now, this referendum in the conservative midwest showed how democracy can uphold a woman's right to choose.

Kansans secured a huge win for abortion rights in the US on Tuesday night when they voted to continue to protect abortion in the state constitution.

The race was called by a host of US groups including NBC News, the New York Times and Decision Desk HQ.

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