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31 Abortion Clinics Have Closed in the Past Year

Posted by John Jansen (December 2, 2010 at 3:51 pm)
Hope Clinic sign in Shreveport, LA

If it seems like there have been a lot of abortion clinics that have closed in the past year, that’s because there have been.

Per Jill Stanek, Operation Rescue notes that in the past year, 31 abortion facilities have closed [PDF]. (Nine new ones have since opened, for a net loss of 22.)

In 1991, there were almost 2,200 abortion clinics in the U.S. Today, the number stands at 689.

The reasons these for the spate of closures this past year are varied. Some have closed because the resident abortionist ran afoul of the law.

Others saw the handwriting on the wall and surrendered their medical license before the state could revoke it. [Continue reading ...]

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