The state-by-state approach to pro-life efforts continues to yield results

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Last January we published a story looking at the overwhelming flood of state laws passed to enact restrictions on abortion. In total, 2011 saw the passage of a record 92 state laws aimed at limiting access to abortion, part of a new pro-life strategy that favored chipping away at the problem over fighting for one all-encompassing federal law that would make all abortions illegal. It is a strategy that not all pro-lifers embraced, but clearly one that was making some headway.