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Whatcom Council stands up for abortion rights

Three conservatives abstain from resolution vote

Protesters listen to speeches at the Whatcom County Courthouse as a sign that reads 'Abortion is a blessing'.
Protesters listen to speeches May 3 at a Rally for Roe at the Whatcom County Courthouse. The County Council passed a resolution three weeks later "to take a stand to defend abortion and birth control rights," council member Carol Frazey said. (Hailey Hoffman/Cascadia Daily News)
By Ralph Schwartz Staff Reporter
Progressive members of the Whatcom County Council took a stand for abortion rights Tuesday, adopting

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