North Carolina abortion laws en New Abortion Restrictions Take Effect <p>Starting October 1, some women will have a harder time getting an abortion. That&#39;s because most parts of a controversial abortion bill take effect.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="" target="_blank">The abortion law</a> passed this summer means that city and county employees will now have to pay for an abortion out-of-pocket because their insurance plans will no longer cover them. &nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 21:13:03 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 36352 at New Abortion Restrictions Take Effect NC Explainer: Abortion Regulations <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week, </span>WFAE<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is taking a closer look at laws the North Carolina General Assembly passed during the session that ended last week. Yesterday, we examined </span><a href="" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">gun legislation</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Today, we're explaining the new abortion regulations.</span></p><p>This was controversial legislation, as abortion bills usually are. There were people upset about how it was attached to an unrelated bill. And then there's the content of the bill itself, which Governor McCrory signed Monday.</p><p> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 13:25:46 +0000 Michael Tomsic & Marshall Terry 32318 at NC Explainer: Abortion Regulations