What’s Current: Georgia law allows residents to claim embryos as dependents on their taxes

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  • Following a near-total ban on abortion, the state of Georgia is allowing residents to claim embryos as dependents on their tax returns.
  • The state of Kansas has voted to keep abortion legal and not amend the state constitution. This win was the first statewide electoral test since Roe V. Wade was overturned by the U.S. Supreme Court.
  • A study out of Swansea and Cardiff University reveals that “disgust and disapproval” from onlookers is one of the top reasons mothers don’t want to breastfeed in public.
  • After several women were murdered by their partners in Greece, including a 56-year-old woman whose husband stabbed her to death in Crete, Women’s organizations and feminist groups marched in Athens on Tuesday to protest femicide and male violence against women.