Abortion-rights opponents hope to pass a new bill that eliminates midwifery.
Friday, May 18, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT;
updated 9:38 p.m. CDT, Sunday, July 20, 2008
JEFFERSON CITY — Abortion-rights opponent groups are raising concerns that legislation allowing certified midwives to deliver babies could inadvertently open the way for people other than doctors to perform abortions.
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