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3 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Huntsville upholds building permit for abortion clinic; Christian Coalition leader James Henderson vows to sue

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - A divided Huntsville Board of Zoning Adjustment on Tuesday night upheld a city supervisor's decision to approve a building permit for an abortion clinic.


Related Topix: Alabama, Huntsville, AL, Activism

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5 hrs ago | The Telegraph

Foetal position

The Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act does not permit abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.


Related Topix: Opinion

9 hrs ago | Salon

Texas abortion advocates: "We refuse to deny the existence and humanity of trans people"

Texas has some of the harshest abortion restrictions in the country, which make it financially and logistically unfeasible for millions of women to make safe, legal decisions about their reproductive health.


Related Topix: Transgender

12 hrs ago | USA Today

Judge rules against use of telemed abortion systemJudge rules against ...

Iowa regulators were within their authority when they voted to ban a first-in-the-nation videoconferencing system that allows doctors here to dispense abortion drugs to women in rural clinics.


Related Topix: Medicine, Des Moines, IA, Polk County, IA, Terry Branstad, US Governors

12 hrs ago | The Nation

Tear Gas Is an Abortifacient. Why Won't the Anti-Abortion Movement Oppose It?

A couple of years ago, when I was newly pregnant and reporting in the West Bank, some of my local colleagues insisted that I skip covering a protest at an Israeli checkpoint.


Related Topix: Palestinian Territories, Middle East, World News, Ferguson, MO

13 hrs ago |

The financial, moral, and spiritual tragedy of abortion

The costs of abortion are unprecedented when measuring three issues; the financial, moral, and spiritual tragedy of nearly 57 million abortions since Roe-Wade was approved as the law of the land in 1973.


14 hrs ago | WHO-TV

Decision to Ban Telemed Abortion System Upheld by Judge

A judge has ruled that regulators were within their authority to ban a videoconferencing system that allows doctors in Des Moines to dispense abortion drugs to women in rural clinics, The Des Moines Register reports .


14 hrs ago | Daily Reporter

Indiana wants ban on abortion pill law lifted

State attorneys asking a federal judge to lift an order blocking an Indiana abortion pill law that critics claim targets a Planned Parenthood clinic in Lafayette say women could seek the procedure elsewhere.


Related Topix: Indiana

14 hrs ago | Washington Times

Judge backs ban of Iowa abortion pill system

A Polk County district judge says Iowa regulators had the authority to ban video conferencing to distribute abortion-inducing pills.


16 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Ita s time for a new conversation on abortion

Janet Harris says that it's time to stop calling abortion a "difficult decision" and that people who support abortion rights need new language for expressing their advocacy.


Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Opinion, World News

16 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

70 Percent Of Voters Don't Want The Government To Place More Restrictions On Abortion

Seven in ten Americans don't think the government should enact any new laws to further restrict abortion, according to a new national poll commissioned by NARAL Pro-Choice America.


Related Topix: US News, Liberal Political News

17 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

Huntsville Abortion Fight Continues at Zoning Board Meeting

On Tuesday night, there will be another round in the battle over Huntsville 's abortion clinic, but this could be the last in the fight over the clinic's proposed move.


18 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

Pro-life activists appeal zoning board decision to approve abortion clinic

Huntsville's zoning board will hear from pro-life activists on their decision to approve a new spot for a local abortion clinic.


Related Topix: Alabama Government, Alabama

20 hrs ago | Newsday

Woman denied abortion speaks out

The woman who gave birth by Caesarean section after being refused an abortion in the Republic of Ireland has said she made an attempt to take her own life.


23 hrs ago | Politico

Poll: Nearly 70 percent of voters oppose abortion restrictions -...

POLL: MAJORITY OPPOSES ABORTION RESTRICTIONS - Nearly seven in 10 registered voters think the government should not restrict access to abortion, according to a poll released today by NARAL Pro-Choice America.


Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Bird Flu

Mon Aug 18, 2014

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Judge Orders Martin Haskell's Abortion Clinic to Shut Down

Martin Haskell, who owns the facility, has sued the Ohio Department of Health after it initially ordered Haskell to close down the business.


Related Topix: Sharonville, OH


Miss. Wants an En Banc Shot at Abortion Law Appeal

The decision that kept Mississippi's only remaining abortion clinic open, despite a state law requiring the doctors working there to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals , was so unusual that we gave it the double-post treatment.


Related Topix: Mississippi Government, Mississippi, Medicine, US News, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, US Supreme Court

The Hill

Poll: 7 in 10 oppose limits to abortion access

Nearly 7 out of 10 registered voters oppose government restrictions on abortion, according to a new poll from NARAL Pro-Choice America, a prominent pro-abortion rights group.


Daily Kos

Parental rights trump a child's, including his right to life...except abortion -- that's murder

There's a curious strain of contradictory thought in this country, that posits that, on the one hand, a parent should have absolute control over their child ; and, on the other, that a woman should not have the right to make choices regarding her pregnancy -- and should even be held responsible for choices made during pregnancy that might ... (more)


Related Topix: US News, Liberal Political News

The Raw Story

Ohio anti-abortion leader: Ban public nudity, breastfeeding because boobs promote Gay Pride

A prominent pro-life activist has called to ban all public nudity because he said that topless dancers who protested at his church had committed an "offense to God."


Related Topix: Ohio, Social Software, Columbus, OH