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2 hrs ago | Free Republic

Abortion Backer Who Assaulted Pro-Lifers: I Had The Right to Attack Them

The abortion backer who attacked a pro-life teen in a profane rant captured on video yesterday is defending her actions and has no intention of apologizing.


3 hrs ago | Washington Times

Opponents say 12-week abortion ban won't stand

Arkansas is trying to overturn 40 years of court precedent that abortion is legal until the point a fetus can live outside the womb, opponents of a state law that would ban the procedure 12 weeks into a pregnancy argued Thursday.


Related Topix: Arkansas, US News, Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals

4 hrs ago | Hot Air

Video: Unhinged pro-abortion protester knows little about human biology a or criminal law

Let's just say that this isn't going to make Burger King's rainbow Whopper highlight reel in terms of public relations.


Related Topix: US News

4 hrs ago |

Woman Attacks Young Pro-Lifer: 'Racist F***ing Male That Doesn't Stand For Women's Rights'

A violent encounter between a young pro-life protestor and an adult abortion activist in downtown Columbus, OH was caught on camera and published late July 9 on Youtube.


6 hrs ago |

Anti-Abortion Tour Returns to Shorewood on Friday

Joliet police on Thursday issued an alert urging motorists to be aware that the Pro-Life Action League will bring its anti-abortion demonstration back to the Joliet, Plainfield and Shorewood area on Friday, July 11. For the ninth year, demonstrators will stand at intersections bearing signs as part of the annual "Face the Truth" tour.


Related Topix: Joliet, IL, Shorewood, IL, Plainfield, IL

11 hrs ago | Reuters

Prepare for a clash of fundamentals in the 2014 election

Religious rights versus women's rights. That's about as fundamental a clash as you can get in U.S. politics.


Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US Senate, Democrat, Wedding

15 hrs ago | Free Republic

Hollywood, Where Liberal Values Reign -- Except at the Box Office

In the film "Obvious Child," Jenny Slate plays Donna Stern, a stand-up comedian who specializes in making jokes about her private parts, with the occasional foray into fart humor.


Related Topix: Arts, Cinema, Obvious Child, Jenny Slate

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Austin Chronicle

Judge on Pregnancy 'Clinics': Signage Ordinance 'Vague'

In late June, a federal judge struck down an Austin ordinance that would require unlicensed " Crisis Pregnancy Centers " religious facilities that discourage abortion to post signage indicating that they do not provide medical services.


Related Topix: Austin, TX

Warsaw Voice

Polish hospital head fired after refusing abortion

Warsaw's mayor has fired the director of Holy Family municipal hospital in Warsaw, professor Bogdan Chazan who had refused to perform an abortion on a seriously deformed baby citing a conscience clause.


Abortion clinic buffer put on hold after court ruling

Manchester resident Marty Dowd, center, leads informational picketers outside the Planned Parenthood clinic in Manchester last month.


Related Topix: Manchester, NH, Derry, NH, Keene, NH

Burlington Times News

One year later, no new abortion rules in state

Abortion rights advocates in North Carolina say they are in the dark about new rules required by a year-old law that they fear could effectively shut down many of the state's clinics.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, North Carolina Government, US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, North Carolina, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Women's Health, Health

Post and Courier

Study: South Carolina and other state Legislatures passed fewer abortion restrictions in 2014

States around the country enacted the fewest number of abortion restrictions this year since 2010, mirroring the recent legislative session in South Carolina when such efforts were largely stalled, according to a new study from the sexual and reproductive health rights research group Guttmacher Institute.


Related Topix: South Carolina, South Carolina Government, York, SC, US News, US Supreme Court

Alabama Live

Fund created to help North Alabama women travel to Tuscaloosa or Nashville for abortions

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - Reproductive rights supporters are stepping in to help fill the gap caused by the closing of North Alabama's only abortion clinic late last month.


Related Topix: Alabama, Huntsville, AL

Phoenix New Times

Arizona Still Leading the Way in New Laws Restricting Abortion

Arizona, already a state known for strict anti-abortion measures, is still among the states imposing new restrictions in 2014.


Related Topix: Women's Health, Health

The York Daily Record

1 year later, no new abortion rules in N. Carolina

Abortion rights advocates in North Carolina say they are in the dark about new rules required by a year-old law that they fear could effectively shut down many of the state's clinics.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law

World Magazine

University of Chicago publishes 'how-to' abortion guide

The University of Chicago wants women to have complete control over their reproductive choices, unless they choose to visit a crisis pregnancy center.

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Related Topix: University of Chicago, Women's Health, Health, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Henry Waxman, Democrat

Free Republic

OB-GYN group changes its 'facts' when needed to protect abortion

"Were you lying then, or are you lying now?" So asks an outraged defense lawyer in the great courtroom drama Witness for the Prosecution , when his star murder witness reverses her testimony.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law


Anti-abortion activists battling buffer zone law

A nun who prays outside a woman's health care facility that provides abortions is one of seven pro-life activists who filed a federal lawsuit against New Hampshire Attorney General Joseph Foster and every county attorney in the state seeking to block so-called buffer zones outside facilities that perform abortions.


Related Topix: Greenland, NH, Maggie Hassan, US Governors

WMUR-TV Manchester

Lawsuit over buffer law for abortion clinics

A group of pro-life activists has filed a lawsuit in an attempt to block a new law allowing buffer zones at abortion clinics across New Hampshire.


Related Topix: New Hampshire Government, New Hampshire

Tue Jul 08, 2014

War Is A Crime

Vast Surveillance; Denying Women Access to birth control & abortion;...

The destruction of protections in the Fourth Amendment to the US Constitution against unreasonable search and seizure are even more extensive than we learned one year ago.


Related Topix: Prison, Vast, IGN Entertainment, Texas