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Bush Signs Federal Fetus-Protection Law

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Bush Signs Federal Fetus-Protection Law

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Bush Signs Federal Fetus-Protection Law

Bush Signs Federal Fetus-Protection Law

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President Bush signs legislation making it a separate crime to harm a fetus during the commission of a federal crime. Activists on both sides of the abortion debate agree that the new law is a significant piece of legislation with far-reaching effects. NPR's Don Gonyea reports.