Gov. Greg Abbott suggests that Texas rape victims can take a Plan B to ‘prevent a pregnancy from occurring in the first place’: report

Gov. Greg Abbott of Texas
Gov. Abbott said rape victims can take an emergency contraception pill to avoid pregnancy.
He made the remark on “Lone Star Politics,” which will air Sunday, the Dallas Morning News first reported. 
“With regard to reporting it to law enforcement, that will ensure that the rapist will be arrested and prosecuted,” Abbott said. 

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott suggested that rape victims can take a Plan B pill to avoid getting pregnant., according to the Dallas Morning News.

During an interview segment on “Lone Star Politics” that will be aired Sunday, Abbott said, “We want to support those victims, but also those victims can access health care immediately, as well as to report it,” the Morning News reported.

“By accessing health care immediately, they can get the Plan B pill that can prevent a pregnancy from occurring in the first place,” Abbott added, referring to the emergency contraception pill, “With regard to reporting it to law enforcement, that will ensure…

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