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1 hr ago | This Is Lancashire
Scientist Richard Dawkins has apologised for the "feeding frenzy" which was triggered by his tweet claiming it would be "immoral" to carry on with a pregnancy if the mother knew the foetus had Down's Syndrome.
3 hrs ago | Medical News
Planned Parenthood of the Heartland had claimed the ban was meant to limit abortions for women who live in rural areas.
7 hrs ago | Detroit News
The party's Justice and Women's caucuses have taken issue with Murphy's apparent anti-abortion position.
During the recent trial challenging parts of the Texas abortion law House Bill 2 witnesses for the state consistently denied receiving help drafting their testimony defending the legislation expected to shut down all but a handful of clinics.
The phony battle over certain kinds of birth control that are called abortifacients is not about abortion.
Hundreds of people rallied in Dublin to call for a change to Ireland's abortion laws on Wednesday after a rape victim said she was refused a termination and instead gave birth by Caesarean section.
Eskew, director at The Glover Park Group and former strategist for Al Gore , wrote in response to his colleague Janet Harris, who insisted abortion is never immoral or "difficult."
The Lebanon Road Surgery Center, also known as Women's Med, will not appeal Hamilton County Common Pleas Court Judge Jerome Metz Jr's ruling on their case, according to clinic's attorney.
Republicans are working to strike a blow against abortion rights and the Senate incumbents who support them by emphasizing late-term abortion on the campaign trail.
A CALL by Ireland's Minister for Education for a referendum on repealing the eighth amendment to the Constitution comes after a non-Irish national who asked for an abortion was forced to have a C-section, shocking the international community.
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.
The Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act does not permit abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 .
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 10:39 am
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