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3, 1977 Rosie Jimenez died from an illegal, back-alley abortion'
A flyer for a pro-choice vigil at the State House to protest the
Doyle-Hyde amendment, which made abortions ineligible for Medicare
coverage. This amendment was detrimental to poor and often minority
women, who did not have the financial means to pay for a legal abortion.
the Abortion Action Coalition records.