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3 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

Groups call for investigation of abortion clinic

Pro-life organizations held a rally and news conference outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Tempe on Thursday, calling for an immediate investigation of the facility.


Related Topix: Tempe, AZ, Pinal County, AZ

7 hrs ago | WWLP

Judge delays abortion clinic buffer zone argument

A federal judge has put off arguments on the constitutionality of New Hampshire's law creating buffer zones of up to 25 feet around abortion clinics after the attorney general agreed not to enforce it.


7 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

ACLU, NAACP Seeking to Overturn Arizona's 'Racist' Ban on Race-Based AbortionsCNS

The ACLU claims that the The Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act of 2011 "relies on harmful racial stereotypes to stigmatize, shame, and discriminate against Black women and Asian American and Pacific Islander women who seek abortions."


Related Topix: ACLU, Asian-American, US Governors, Jan Brewer, Maricopa County, AZ

10 hrs ago | Medical Daily

Planned Parenthood Donation From Portland Ice Cream Parlor Causes Anti-Abortion Activists To Go Nuts

People are going nuts after an ice cream shop decided to donate a portion of its proceeds to Planned Parenthood.


Related Topix: Life, Dessert, Food, Ice Cream, Social Software, Non-Profit

11 hrs ago | Daily Kos

Conservatives think they've figured out how to talk about banning abortion

The New York Times takes us behind closed doors to show how a group of conservatives are training Republicans to talk about their support for banning abortion by offering tips like this: Keep remarks as short as possible.


Related Topix: US News, Marilyn Musgrave, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Public Relations, Liberal Political News

12 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

Texas saw 13 percent drop in abortions as new rules shut down clinics, study says

The number of abortions in Texas dropped 13 percent in the last year as new abortion restrictions triggered the closure of nearly half the state's abortion clinics, according to a new study by Texas researchers and national reproductive health experts.


Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, San Antonio, TX, Corpus Christi, TX

12 hrs ago | Washington Times

Tougher clinic rules lead to drop in Texas abortions

Tougher state regulations have led to a spate of abortion clinics shutting their doors in Texas and a 13 percent fall in the number of abortions performed in the state, according to a new study published this week.


Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors

16 hrs ago |

Planned Parenthood Employee Suggests Teens Pretend to be Babies During Sex

Planned Parenthood might champion the destruction of babies in the womb , but the sometimes the abortion giant finds babies a real turn-on.


Related Topix: Human Sexuality, Kids, Family

20 hrs ago | The Raw Story

Anti-abortion group harasses Unitarian church during moment of silence for dead member

The anti-abortion activist father of a pair wanna-be reality TV stars disrupted the services of a Unitarian church Sunday while the congregation was honoring a member who had died.


Related Topix: Terrorism

Yesterday | KBTX-TV Bryan

Former Bryan Planned Parenthood Director Claims There Were Abortion Quotas

Steve Fullhart anchors First News at Four and News 3 at Five weekdays, and serves as KBTX's executive producer.


Related Topix: Bryan, TX

Wed Jul 23, 2014


Massachusetts Bill Limiting Protests At Abortion Clinics Goes To The Governor

A bill to limit demonstrations around Massachusetts abortion clinics passed the state's House of Representatives on Wednesday and headed to Governor Deval Patrick.


Related Topix: Deval Patrick, US Governors, US News, US Supreme Court, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Harry Reid, Democrat

Denver Post

Former Rep. Marilyn Musgrave on abortion, personhood and Colorado's U.S. Senate race

Former U.S. Rep. Marilyn Musgrave has plenty to say about abortion and pro-choice candidates, but little to say about the personhood stance of Rep. Cory Gardner, the Republican who now holds her seat in Congress.


Related Topix: Marilyn Musgrave, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mark Udall, US Senate, Representative Cory Gardner, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Representative Betsy Markey


Number Of Texas Women Living 200 Miles From An Abortion Clinic Has Jumped By 2,800 Percent

A year ago this month, Texas approved a package of harsh restrictions that impose new requirements on abortion clinics, restrict the use of the abortion pill, and ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.


Related Topix: US News, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, Liberal Political News

The Austin Chronicle

Texas Abortion Rate Drops Post-HB 2, New Data Shows

Newly released data, collected directly from Texas abortion providers, shows what many reproductive health leaders and advocates have anticipated in the post House Bill 2 landscape- a drop in the number of abortions.


Related Topix: Women's Health, Health

WBUR-AM Boston

Mass. House To Debate Abortion Clinic Safety Bill

Protesters hand out literature outside a Boston Planned Parenthood a day after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the 35-foot buffer zone around Massachusetts abortion clinics violates free speech.


Related Topix: US Supreme Court, US News, Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government

National Review Online

Would More Generous Welfare Benefits Reduce the Abortion Rate?

Elizabeth Stoker Bruenig has an interesting article in last week's American Conservative .


Tue Jul 22, 2014

National Review Online

Marco Rubio to Take on Abortion and Gay Marriage in Catholic U Speech

Senator Marco Rubio plans to take on social and cultural issues in the latest installment of his policy speeches outlining a new conservative agenda.


Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US News

Free Republic

Does Your Senator Support Abortion Up to Birth With No Limits?

Last week, the Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on a radical pro-abortion bill sponsored by Sen. Richard Blumenthal and promoted by major pro-abortion advocacy groups.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Richard Blumenthal, Senator Mark Begich, US House of Representatives, Representative Bruce Braley, Washington Post, Publishing

World Magazine

ACLU: No need to protect baby girls from abortion

The American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit on July 14 seeking an injunction against an Arizona law that prohibits sex and race-selective abortions, claiming the law intended to protect women is a form of racial discrimination.


Related Topix: ACLU, Prison, US News, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Nashua Telegraph

NH argues abortion clinic buffer zone is legal

New Hampshire says its law allowing abortion clinics to create buffer zones is different from a Massachusetts law struck down last month by the U.S. Supreme Court.


Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court