Regions Hospital in St. Paul said Friday abortion services will stop except in emergencies after Dec. 9. Hospital officials say they are confident patients can find the services they need at other hospitals.
Abortion bills advance at Capitol
The House and Senate passed separate bills that would place new restrictions on abortion providers. One bill would require a doctor to be present when a patient takes the abortion medication, RU-486. The other would require abortion providers to have licenses and be subject to random inspections.