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Connecticut becomes first state to ban abortion

1821

Comstock Laws passed

1873

Margaret Sanger forms National Birth Control League

1916

SCOTUS ends ban on contraceptives

1965

Roe v. Wade legalizes abortion

1973

George Bush ends funding for international women's health services

2001

"Partial Birth" abortion ban signed

2003

Unborn Victims of Violence act becomes law

2004

Obamacare passes, requiring that contraceptives be available for no copay

2011