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6 min ago |

Christie ties support of drug treatment to his abortion stance

Gov. Chris Christie tied his support of treatment, and not jail, for drug addicts to his stance on abortion, telling a crowd at a Jersey City prisoner re-entry conference today that if you are pro-life, "you have to be pro-life all the way."


Related Topix: US Governors, Chris Christie, Jersey City, NJ

4 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

Hundreds jeer New Brunswick politicians over abortion regulations

Hundreds of people gathered in front of the New Brunswick legislature today for a pro-choice rally aimed at getting the provincial government to fund abortions at private clinics.


5 hrs ago | EDGE

Bill and Pete's Not So Excellent Adventure: Hate Group Leader Back on American Soil

After a whirlwind tour of Saskatchewan that started with a prolonged detention at the Canadian border and ended in a jail cell, Peter LaBarbera, head of the Southern Poverty Law Center designated hate group Americans for the Truth About Homosexuality is back on American soil looking for cash to pay his legal bills.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Canada,

6 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today

Sinn Fein has apologised to a Catholic bishop for misrepresenting his views on abortion.

West Belfast MP Paul Maskey said letters sent out to his constituents had "seriously misquoted" the Bishop of Dromore John McAreavey in regard to a "fundamental area of church moral teaching".


Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion

9 hrs ago |

Judge Denies Relief for El Paso Abortion Clinic

A federal judge has denied an El Paso abortion clinic temporary relief from a new state requirement that physicians who provide abortions obtain hospital admitting privileges.


Related Topix: US News, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals

13 hrs ago | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Young Conservatives Emphasize Same-Sex Marriage Acceptance in the GOP

The Republican party has a number of weaknesses when it comes to appealing to certain constituents.


Related Topix: Wedding

Wed Apr 16, 2014

CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

Senate Democrats kill anti-Personhood proposal

The abortion issue has long been a winner for Colorado Democrats, a wedge used to appeal to women swing voters worried that Republicans might threaten their reproductive rights.


Related Topix: Colorado

Washington Times

SC bill banning abortions beyond 19 weeks stalls

Legislation seeking to ban and criminalize abortion beyond 19 weeks of pregnancy in South Carolina has stalled in the state Senate.


Related Topix: South Carolina


Oregon Pro-lifers Start 'Drive-Thru' Pledge to Stop Taxpayer Funding of Abortion

The only thing that makes Tax Day worse is finding out where exactly your tax dollars are going.


Related Topix: Oregon Government, Oregon


Rep. Scott DesJarlais, Embattled Anti-Abortion Doctor, Struggles To Raise Reelection Funds

Rep. Scott DesJarlais , who managed to win reelection in 2012 despite the revelation that he once pressured his mistress to get an abortion, is struggling to raise funds this year.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Scott DesJarlais, John Carter, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul, Senator Mike Lee


Obama's CDC Promotes the Abortion of Black and Brown Children

When Barack Obama unveiled his Teen Pregnancy Prevention Initiative back in 2010, it looked fairly benign.


Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Family, Kids, African-American


Federal judge strikes down North Dakota 'heartbeat' abortion law

A federal judge on Wednesday permanently blocked North Dakota from enforcing the country's most restrictive abortion law, a ban on ending a pregnancy once a fetal heartbeat can be detected, as early as six weeks after conception.


Related Topix: Hovland, MN, US News, US Supreme Court


The Harshest Abortion Ban In The Country Has Been Overturned

A federal judge permanently struck down North Dakota's six-week abortion ban on Wednesday.


Related Topix: US News, Liberal Political News


Is Nevada GOP Courting Women by Dropping Opposition to Abortion, Gay Marriage?

Could the Nevada Republican platform be a bellwether of the GOP making its big tent more welcoming to women and gays? Nevada Republican Party conventioneers on Saturday adopted a platform without opposition to abortion and gay marriage - a landmark victory for party moderates who view the party as needing a more populist position to remain ... (more)


Related Topix: US News, Wedding, US Supreme Court

ABC News

US Judge Overturns North Dakota Abortion Law

A federal judge has overturned a North Dakota law banning abortions as early as six weeks into pregnancy and before many women know they're pregnant.


Related Topix: US Governors, Jack Dalrymple

Phoenix New Times

Jan Brewer Signs Bill Allowing Warrantless Searches of Abortion Clinics

Governor Jan Brewer has signed a bill that allows the state health department to search abortion clinics without an administrative warrant.


Related Topix: US Governors, Jan Brewer, Healthcare Law, Law, Arizona, Gay/Lesbian, US News

Deseret News

Drew Clark: Meaning of 'thou shalt not kill' not as clear as that of murder

Few things are as controversial as the injunction than Thou shalt not kill. While there may be little disagreement about what constitutes murder, we are likely to long remain divided over what it means.


Related Topix: Prison, Death Penalty, Life, Self Defense

Free Republic

New Democratic midterm strategy: Attack the GOP over “personhood” bills

Some righties are laughing about this on Twitter , and granted, it's a transparently desperate shiny-object attempt to change the subject from O-Care and the economy.


Related Topix: US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Denver Post

Mike Coffman adjusts abortion stance in cases of rape and incest

As the issue of abortion rights becomes a factor this election season, U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman has shifted his views on a woman's right to choose and on a controversial personhood initiative.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Mike Coffman, Republican, US House of Representatives, Colorado, Colorado Government


Bill allowing snap inspections of Arizona abortion clinics signed

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer on Tuesday signed into a law a bill allowing state health authorities to conduct surprise inspections of abortion clinics without first obtaining a warrant, handing another victory to abortion foes.


Related Topix: US Governors, Jan Brewer