The remaining three abortion facilities in Tennessee will close within the next week as the state’s complete ban on abortions goes into effect.
The state’s ban on abortions once a heartbeat can be detected led Planned Parenthood in June to stop committing abortions in the state.
Another abortion facility stopped killing preborn babies in July.
“The Knoxville Center for Reproductive Health, the only abortion provider in the city, announced with ‘great sadness and regret’ on July 11 they would end abortion services and will formally close all operations Aug. 31,” according to the Tennessee Lookout.
“The remaining abortion providers include the Bristol Regional Women’s Health Center, which ends abortion services on Wednesday, carafem in Mt. Juliet, which will also end abortion services but continues to provide sexual and reproductive health care, and the Memphis clinic, whose full name is CHOICES, the Memphis Center for Reproductive Health,” the Lookout reported. Read more…