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A surprise ruling from the Alabama Supreme Court has halted fertility treatments across the state and sent a shock wave through the world of reproductive health.

Azeen Ghorayshi, who covers sex, gender, and science for The Times, explains what the court case means for reproductive health and a patient in Alabama explains what it is like navigating the fallout.


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Azeen Ghorayshi, who covers sex, gender and science for The New York Times.

  • Meghan S. Cole, a woman in Alabama in the final stages of I.V.F. treatment.

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The Alabama Supreme Court ruled earlier this month that frozen embryos could be considered children under state law.Kim Chandler/Associated Press

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