JANNE MYRDAL

State senator says North Dakota likely to use Texas abortion law as model

Sen. Janne Myrdal (R-Edinburg) BISMARCK, N.D.  – A lawmaker who heads North Dakota’s anti-abortion legislative caucus said Thursday it’s likely the Republican-led Legislature will seek to pass a measure mirroring a new Texas law that virtually bans all abortions and that the Supreme Court has allowed to remain in force. GOP Sen. Janne Myrdal, one of the Legislature’s most ardent…