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creepysleepy: From @TMPMedia: Killing a doctor who performs abortions could soon be legal in South Dakota — that is, if a bill passed out of committee in the state House of Representatives on Monday, which makes it a “justifiable homicide” for someone to kill anyone attempting to harm an unborn child, becomes law. State Rep. Phil Jensen (R), who introduced the bill, was quick to deny that the law is designed to prevent women from having abortions, telling TPM that it is instead a way to provide “consistency” to South Dakota law, and afford “a greater degree of personhood to an unborn child.” … The legislation passed out of committee along party-lines with a vote of 9-3… Keep Reading on Talking Points Memo