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Fla. lawmakers to introduce bill to protect unborn children

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Remee Lee Remee Lee
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The Florida lawmakers will introduce a bill to protect the lives of an unborn child. It follows the death of an unborn child, after John Weldon gave his girlfriend the "morning after" pill saying it was an antibiotic, and she lost the child.

State representative Larry Ahern and  State Senator Kelli Stargell say they will introduce the bill in the next session.

The woman, Remee Lee supports the bill.

The lawmakers say it will bring Florida in line with other states that prevent violence against unborn children.

Weldon plead guilty to two felony charges.

Related story: 09/09/2013 Tampa man pleads guilty to tricking pregnant girlfriend

 

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