[JURIST] West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin [official website] on Friday vetoed [statement] an abortion bill [text] that would have prohibited abortions later than 20 weeks after conception. The House passed the bill [AP report] by a vote of 85-15 with two delegates not participating. The bill passed the West Virginia Senate a few days earlier. West Virginia would have been the first Democrat-controlled state [WP report] to approve a 20-week ban on abortion. Tomblin noted in his statement that...

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