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29 min ago | DFW Catholic

Maryland health department files suit to deny abortion records to pro-life activists

Andrew Glenn, Director of the Maryland Coalition


4 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

News from around Wisconsin at 5:58 p.m. CDT

A group of Mille Lacs Lake residents sued the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Thursday, claiming the agency has mismanaged the lake's struggling walleye population.


Related Topix: Wisconsin Government, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Recreational Vehicle, Heartland Rv'S, Scott Walker, US Governors, Chris Christie

8 hrs ago |

Scandal: Doctors Illegally Approve Abortions, Escape Punishment

Sixty-seven UK doctors will not face any disciplinary action after signing off abortions for women they had never met.


9 hrs ago | KTEN-TV Denison

Okla. House passes abortion clinic standards bill

The Oklahoma House has passed legislation to require the state Board of Health to establish standards for abortion providers and clinics, including standards for equipment and supplies that might be needed in a medical emergency.


Related Topix: Oklahoma, Oklahoma Government

11 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

Decades After Roe v. Wade, Women Are Still Having Unsafe Abortions...

Four years ago, Fran Moreland Johns realized that she better write her abortion story down so that young women could read it.


Related Topix: Medicine, US News, Liberal Political News

12 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Mississippi and Oklahoma Governors Sign New Abortion Restrictions

Recently, Republican state legislators have been pressing for restrictions on abortion clinics, doctors, and medications, as well as abortion bans after 18-20 weeks pregnancy.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, Republican, US House of Representatives, Healthcare Law, Law, Mary Fallin, US Governors, Food and Drug Administration, Medicine, Mifepristone (generic), Mifeprex, RU-486

17 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

Lawsuit challenges new abortion rules

MADISON, Wis A court hearing will be held in Madison today on a lawsuit that challenges conditions for abortions that were set by Republican state lawmakers in 2012.


Related Topix: Madison, WI, Dane County, WI, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law

18 hrs ago | Daily Herald

Babies' deaths in Utah renew abortion questions

The story of the woman in Utah accused of suffocating six of her babies immediately after birth is sending a shock wave of horror through the country.


22 hrs ago | Charleston Daily Mail

Editorial: ACLU joins an anti-abortion group to fight for free speech

When he voted for passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010, little did freshman Rep. Steve Driehaus, D-Ohio, realize he would be the center of a First Amendment battle now before the U.S. Supreme Court.


Related Topix: ACLU, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Driehaus, Democrat, Steve Chabot, Republican, Mike DeWine, US Senate, US Supreme Court, Opinion

Wed Apr 23, 2014

The Miami Herald

Legislation to make killing fetuses a crime in Florida awaits Gov. Rick Scott's signature

Harming a fetus while committing a crime - no matter how small the embryo - would carry stiffer penalties under a proposed law now awaiting Florida Gov. Rick Scott's signature.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Rick Scott, Law, US Governors, Florida, Violent Crime


Taxpayers Paying Planned Parenthood to Promote Pro-Abortion ObamaCare

California's ObamaCare exchange is paying Certified Enrolment Counselors, including 38 Planned Parenthood affiliates, $58 per person for enrolling people on the state exchange.


Mississippi Business Journal

Bryant signs controversial abortion ban bill

Gov. Phil Bryant on today signed a bill to ban abortion starting at the midpoint of a full-term pregnancy.


Hot Air

Rand Paul on abortion: "We're not changing any of the laws until...

Via MFP , an eyebrow-raiser from yesterday's chat with David Axelrod at the University of Chicago.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, University of Chicago

The Macon Telegraph

Miss. governor signs mid-pregnancy abortion ban

It will ban abortion starting at 20 weeks' gestational age. That's defined as 20 weeks since the start of the woman's last menstrual period.


Related Topix: Mississippi Government, Mississippi

DFW Catholic

Italy records first death linked to abortion drug RU-486

Although there have been dozens of deaths related to the drug around the world, the Turin incident is a first


Related Topix: Medicine, Mifepristone (generic), Mifeprex, RU-486, Italy, World News,

Free Republic

Man Apprehended Who Raped 13-Year-Old, Abortion Covered His Crime

UPDATE: The headline in this story has been updated to reflect that Latham did not take the girl for the abortion.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Fort Wayne, IN


Oklahoma GOPers can't seem to stop themselves from trying to ban medication abortion

In a recent interview with Salon , Oklahoma state Rep. Doug Cox - a self-identified pro-life Republican with a strong voting record in support of reproductive rights - said that many of his colleagues can't seem to help themselves when it comes to passing abortion restrictions that ultimately get struck after being challenged in court.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mary Fallin, US Governors


Oklahoma Won't Stop Trying To Restrict Women's Access To The Abortion Pill

Oklahoma lawmakers aren't deterred when harsh abortion restrictions get overturned in court for violating the bounds of Roe v.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US News, Liberal Political News

Berkshire Eagle

Letter: Abortion makes nation poorer

I support letter writer Bruce Peck's recent list of reasons why we are poorer because of abortion.


DFW Catholic

Ariz. law to allow surprise inspections of abortion clinics

Phoenix, Ariz., Apr 23, 2014 / 02:04 am .- Arizona governor Jan Brewer has signed into law a bill that ended special health inspection rules for abortion clinics, an action proponents say will help prevent dangerous conditions at abortion facilities.


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