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Abortion

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A majority of Americans in 1962 backed a U.S. woman's decision to have an abortion in Sweden after she took a drug known to cause birth defects.

by RJ Reinhart

Gallup will release its 2018 update about Americans' views on abortion in a six-article series, starting Monday.

by Frank Newport and Robert Bird

While many Americans see abortion as morally wrong, significantly fewer say it should be totally illegal.

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