By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 08/31/2013 - 12:06
Some women living in rural areas receive counseling from physicians via electronic communication, but anti-abortion advocates argue it’s unsafe.
By Anthony Rivas | Wed, 08/28/2013 - 15:00
During a time when abortion providers are being forced to close down more than ever before, a new poll finds that more Americans feel abortion is morally wrong, and very few feel it's acceptable.
By Anthony Rivas | Sat, 08/17/2013 - 17:33
Planned Parenhood Gulf Coast will pay $4.3 million to settle a whistleblower lawsuit claiming the company fraudulently billed Medicaid for unnecessary women's health services.
By Samantha Olson | Tue, 08/06/2013 - 13:20
A federal judge blocks a portion of a new Wisconsin abortion law that requires doctors to have admitting privileges.
By Samantha Olson | Thu, 07/25/2013 - 14:11
A new survey reveals that a majority of Americans support the 20-week abortion ban, but the opinions still vary widely among political, religious, and ethnic demographics.
By Matthew Mientka | Sun, 06/30/2013 - 15:37
By the end of August, the Iowa Board of Medicine will vote on a prohibition on doctors remotely prescribing RU-486, the abortion pill, using telemedicine.
By Cindy del Rosario | Tue, 06/25/2013 - 22:28
Texas State Senator Wendy Davis approaches the last stretch of a 13-hour filibuster to kill legislation that would threaten to shut down an overwhelming majority of the state's remaining abortion clinics.
By Samantha Olson | Tue, 06/25/2013 - 11:07
While the Republican majority pushes to pass the 20-week Texas abortion law, Democrats seek to block the bill with a marathon filibuster.
By Cindy del Rosario | Tue, 06/18/2013 - 21:36
In an act of defiance against the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortions until 24 weeks, congressional Republicans moved to limit women from receiving abortions past the first 20 weeks of pregnancy.
By Samantha Olson | Fri, 06/14/2013 - 15:40
Democratic House leader Nancy Pelosi argues with a Republican reporter on the rights of women to abort after 20 weeks, calling such abortions 'sacred ground.'
By Samantha Olson | Thu, 06/13/2013 - 17:48
If abortion bill that will require abortion clinic doctors to jump through hoops pass in the Senate in time, such as ultrasounds, admitting privileges and private insurance, it will threaten to close Wisconsin Abortion Clinic and possibly others.
By Christie Rizk | Thu, 05/16/2013 - 14:52
John Welden is being charged with tricking his girlfriend into taking a drug that aborted her child.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 05/13/2013 - 18:26
Abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell was found guilty today on three counts of first-degree murder and one count of involuntary manslaughter.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Wed, 05/08/2013 - 14:27
A new study finds that most US women find it difficult to afford an abortion and are unable or unwilling to use insurance.