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54 min 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.

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

5 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.

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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.

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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.

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UnionLeader.com

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law

SeacoastOnline

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.

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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.

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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.

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Related Topix: Prison, Vast, IGN Entertainment, Texas

Free Republic

Mitt Romney endorses pro-abortion Republican Scott Brown over pro-life rival in Senate race

Former presidential candidate Mitt Romney has endorsed pro-abortion Republican Scott Brown over his pro-life rival in the primary to see who becomes the GOP's candidate for U.S. senator from New Hampshire.

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Related Topix: US News, Scott Brown, US Senate, Republican, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Mitt Romney, Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government

CBS Local

Suit Challenges Abortion Clinic Buffer Zone Law In NH

A conservative Christian law group that successfully sued to block abortion clinic buffer zones in Massachusetts has filed a federal lawsuit seeking to strike down a 25-foot buffer zone that became law in New Hampshire last month.

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Catholic World News

Pro-lifers demand Catholic hospital in Wisconsin sack doctor with alleged abortion ties

Pro-life protestors in LaCrosse, Wisconsin, are demanding that a Catholic hospital sever its ties with a doctor who allegedly recommended an abortion.

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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Medicine

ThinkProgress

Protester Admits That Harrassing Women Outside Of Abortion Clinics...

Now that the Supreme Court has struck down Massachusetts' 35-foot buffer zone surrounding abortion clinics, similar laws in other areas are also beginning to disappear .

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Related Topix: US News, Liberal Political News

NewsBusters.org

Pro-Abortion Film 'Obvious Child' Tanks at Box Office

The abortion industry did its best to pitch the movie Obvious Child as an "unapologetic" but "hilarious" romantic comedy about abortion, even as the director and star eschewed such a depiction .

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Sundance Film Festival, Movies, Entertainment, New Rochelle, NY

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