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Spain's Restrictive Abortion Law Prompts Protests

By | Sun, 12/22/2013 - 11:03

A newly approved law in Spain will only approve abortions in cases of rape or a threat to expectant mothers' health.


Catholic Hospital Refuses To Treat Miscarrying Woman

By | Wed, 12/04/2013 - 17:16

Tamesha Means says that area hospital Mercy Health Partners put her through needless pain and suffering by refusing to recognize her pregnancy as a miscarriage.

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Supreme Court Rejects Application To Suspend Texas Abortion Law

By | Wed, 11/20/2013 - 16:57

The U.S. Supreme Court has denied an emergency application to vacate the ruling of the appellate court that allowed the restrictive Texas abortion law to take effect.


Texas Abortion Restrictions Leave Many Women Without Services

By | Sun, 11/03/2013 - 14:54

After a panel of judges reinstated the provision of Texas' abortion law requiring admitting privileges, as many as 12 clinics were forced to close or limit services, forcing women to seek other clinics.


Oklahoma Abortion Law Takes On Abortion-Inducing Drugs

By | Wed, 10/30/2013 - 15:02

The Oklahoma Supreme Court said Tuesday that a law restricting doctors' use of abortion-inducing drugs is unconstitutional.

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Kansas Defends Anti-Abortion Laws By Paying Private Law Firms Nearly $1M

By | Tue, 10/15/2013 - 16:59

Kansas disclosed that it has paid more than $913,000 to private law firms charged with helping the state defend its anti-abortion laws.


California Expands Abortion Access

By | Thu, 10/10/2013 - 17:31

California's latest abortion-rights bill will allow a wider range of health care providers to perform abortions to women in their first trimester of pregnancy, therefore allowing greater access statewide.


Girl Ruled Too Immature For Abortion By Nebraska Supreme Court

By | Wed, 10/09/2013 - 20:17

The Nebraska Supreme Court upheld a lower court's decision to reject a 16-year-old girl's request to have an abortion, drawing criticism from news outlets and dissenting judges.

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Chinese Mother Forced To Have Abortion 6 Months Into Pregnancy Under 1 Child Policy [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 10/04/2013 - 17:01

Liu Xinwen was physically forced out of her home in the middle of the night to have an abortion six months into her pregnancy.

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Remme Jo Lee Speaks Out About Abortion Forced By Ex-Lover, John Welden

By | Mon, 09/30/2013 - 16:42

Remee Jo Lee recently spoke out about her ex-boyfriend, John Welden, who changed the label on a medication in order to induce her miscarriage.

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Women's Rights Groups Challenge Constitutionality Of Texas Abortion Law

By | Sun, 09/29/2013 - 13:20

One month before Texas' new abortion law goes into effect, women's rights groups have filed a lawsuit hoping to delay key provisions from going into effect, and clinics from closing.


NY Judge Allows Mother's Abortion To Be Used As Evidence In Child Custody Battle

By | Thu, 09/26/2013 - 13:54

New York Supreme Court Justice Lori Sattler said that she would allow Lisa Mehos' abortion to be admitted into evidence during a heated custody battle.


'After Tiller' Movie Profiles Doctors Who Perform Late-Term Abortions

By | Sun, 09/22/2013 - 18:35

Only four doctors in the U.S. are willing to face death threats and risk their lives in order to perform late-term abortions.

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Pope Francis: The New Face Of Reproductive Rights?

By | Fri, 09/20/2013 - 13:24

In a recent interview, Pope Francis said that the Catholic Church should not focus so obsessively on abortion and contraception.


John Andrew Welden, Fla. Man Who Tricked Pregnant Girlfriend Into Inducing Miscarriage, Pleads Guilty

By | Mon, 09/09/2013 - 20:10

In a plea agreement, John Andrew Welden admitted that he tricked his ex-girlfriend into taking a labor inducing drug.