Attorney General Drew Wrigley’s Office is still
“evaluating the Dobbs opinion in every detail and will give careful consideration to its impact on North Dakota’s abortion laws
,” according to a June
Once this happens, the plan for the clinic is to move across state lines to Moorhead, 明尼苏达州, according to Kromenaker.
The space for the new clinic is located just across the Red River, 关于 15 minutes from its current location.
Kromenaker said there is a lot of work that still needs to be done
, but an ally started a GoFundMe to help the clinic collect funds for the new location
截至周六下午, 多于 $ 500K has been donated, surpassing their goal. “It’s beyond humbling and heartening to know that there’s that level of support,” Kromenaker said.
Friday was supposed to be a regular day, but when news broke everything changed for Kromenaker and her staff.
“I saw the news on my computer and one of the staff members screamed, we cried and became very angry,” Kromenaker said.
巧合的是, phone lines then started ringing with patients calling to make appointments.
“I had to pull myself together and set up these appointments,” Kromenaker said. “It was a surreal, ironic moment.”
Kromenaker says over the past few months they’ve already had an influx of patients from South Dakota and Minnesota due to facility closures and staffing issues.
“The decision was devastating but to see this level of support come in reaffirms for me what I already knew, that the vast majority of people support abortions,” Kromenaker said.
For states like Kentucky, 路易斯安那州, and South Dakota, trigger bans have already gone into effect.