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  1. Tanzler Endorsed By Pro-Life PACRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Capital Soup

    Today, the Hans Tanzler Campaign announced the endorsement of the Personhood FL ProLife PAC. The group has announced a list of more than 50 candidates in federal, state, and local races across the state.

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  2. The American woman jailed for having an abortionRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Spiked

    Not wanting to alert her religiously conservative family, she purchased the abortion-inducing drugs mifepristone and methotrexate online, as do women throughout the world when they want to end a pregnancy, but usually where abortion is illegal. On 13 July, the drugs caused an incomplete abortion, leading to heavy vaginal bleeding and a visit to the emergency room at St Joseph's Regional Medical Center near South Bend, Indiana.

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  3. Corcept Therapeutics Inc. To Announce Second Quarter 2016 Financial...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | BioSpace

    Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated today announced it will report second quarter financial results and provide a corporate update on August 2, 2016. The Company will also host a conference call that day at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time .

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  4. Corcept Therapeutics to Announce Second Quarter 2016 Financial...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Market Wire

    The Company will also host a conference call that day at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time . To participate, dial 1-888-771-4371 from the United States or 1-847-585-4405 internationally approximately 10 minutes before the start of the call.

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  5. An Indiana Court Just Said Women Can't Be Jailed for Ending Their Own PregnanciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Mother Jones

    The Indiana Court of Appeals on Friday overturned the feticide conviction of a woman found guilty in the death of her child after she bought abortion-inducing drugs off the internet. Purvi Patel was sentenced to 20 years behind bars in 2015 after an Indiana trial court convicted her of two felonies: feticide and "neglect of a dependent."

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  6. Ind. Decisions - Purvi Patel feticide conviction vacatedRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Indiana Law Blog

    Thirty-two-year-old Purvi Patel managed her father's restaurant in Mishawaka. A relationship with a restaurant employee resulted in her pregnancy.

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  7. Four Ways Research Has Reframed the Abortion DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Mother Jones

    There has been little or no publicly funded research on abortion in the United States, so for years basic information about abortion was lacking - from how often patients have complications to what happens to women who want the procedure but can't obtain it. Many of the new abortion restrictions were justified by assertions that often had no scientific basis - for example that clinics were teeming with incompetent and unscrupulous doctors, that abandoned patients were flooding emergency rooms, or that the psychological damage caused by grief and regret after abortions often persist for years and ruin women's lives.

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  8. One Megadonor Is Crippling the Pro-Life Movement - and No One Knows Who It IsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Mother Jones

    Back in January, as the Supreme Court was preparing for its most important abortion case in a generation, some four dozen social scientists submitted a brief explaining why they believed key portions of Texas law HB 2 should be struck down. The brief was a 58-page compendium of research on everything from the relative dangers of abortion versus childbirth to the correlation between abortion barriers and postpartum depression.

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  9. Americans want a say in what happens to their donated blood and tissue in biobanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The last time you went to a hospital, you probably had to fill out forms listing the medications you are taking and updating your emergency contacts. You also might have been asked a question about what is to be done with "excess tissues or specimens" that may be removed during diagnosis or treatment.

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  10. Americans want a say in what happens to their donated blood...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Norwalk Citizen News

    The last time you went to a hospital, you probably had to fill out forms listing the medications you are taking and updating your emergency contacts. You also might have been asked a question about what is to be done with "excess tissues or specimens" that may be removed during diagnosis or treatment.

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  11. Validating abortion procedure coding in Canadian administrative databasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | BioMed Central

    The British Columbia Ministry of Health collects abortion procedure data in the Medical Services Plan physician billings database and in the hospital information Discharge Abstracts Database . Our study seeks to validate abortion procedure coding in these databases.

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  12. The abortion pill's inexplicable delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | The Globe and Mail

    LON126 Helen Axby, director of Marie Stopes International, a British women's clinic, holds the abortion pill RU-486 at her London office, Friday Feb.18, 1994. The clinic announced that it will begin providing the drug to American and other nonresident women.

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  13. The way of the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Examiner

    Since launching online medical termination service the Tabbot Foundation in September last year he has been forced to closed his Launceston abortion clinic due to its unviability. But to Dr Hyland, the Tabbot Foundation's medical director, establishing the world-first service was a matter of necessity.

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  14. Doctors sound alarm over abortion pill restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | University of British Columbia

    Dr. Wendy Norman, a UBC professor at the School of Population and Publics Health, was interviewed by Radio Canada for a story on potential abortion pill restrictions. Under a restricted drug access program, only registered doctors who complete a certified, online training program will be allowed to prescribe and dispense the home abortion pill, called Mifegymiso.

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  15. New abortion pill rollout hits regulatory snag in B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | CBC News

    Health Canada announced that it had approved abortion drug RU-486 for prescription use as of July 1, 2016. Doctors across Canada can now prescribe the home abortion pill Mifegymiso, more commonly known as RU-486, but the drug isn't expected to be available in Canada until the fall .

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  16. P.E.I. pharmacists say doctors shouldn't be dispensing abortion drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | CBC News

    The Prince Edward Island College of Pharmacists is questioning the rules attached to an abortion drug recently approved for use in Canada. Health Canada is allowing Canadian doctors to prescribe the drug Mifegymiso, more commonly known RU-486, as of July 1. The drug can be used to terminate a pregnancy up to 49 days after conception.

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  17. NDP calls on Minister of Health to ensure access to medical abortion drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Ndp.ca

    The NDP is calling on the Liberal government to make the medical abortion drug RU-486 available and accessible in Canada. After decades of waiting, the drug may remain unavailable due to new restrictive regulations.

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  18. Abortion pill can now legally be prescribed in Canada, but is still unavailableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | CBC News

    Health Minister Jane Philpott says the government is committed to making sure RU-486, the so-called abortion pill, is accessible to Canadian women, but she says restrictions are necessary for a drug newly available in Canada. While doctors across the country can now prescribe the home abortion pill Mifegymiso, the drug isn't expected to be available in Canada until the fall.

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  19. Supreme Court rejects pharmacists' religious rights appeal on contraceptivesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Commercial Dispatch

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to hear an appeal from Washington state pharmacists who said they have religious objections to dispensing Plan B or other emergency contraceptives. The justices' order leaves in place rules first adopted in 2007 following reports that some women had been denied access to emergency contraceptives that are effective when taken within a few days of unprotected sex.

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  20. Supreme Court rejects pharmacists' religious rights appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Gillette News-Record

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to hear an appeal from Washington state pharmacists who said they have religious objections to dispensing Plan B or other emergency contraceptives. The justices' order leaves in place rules first adopted in 2007 following reports that some women had been denied access to emergency contraceptives that are effective when taken within a few days of unprotected sex.

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