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  1. California Could Force Colleges To Dispense Abortifacient Pills To StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    California could soon pass legislation that would force all 146 taxpayer-funded colleges and universities in the state to dispense abortifacient pills - first designated as RU-486 - to students. A bill is now making it way though the state legislature is aiming to do just that, reports The College Fix .

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  2. Utah's governor signs abortion-halting legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | KRON 4

    Utah's governor signed legislation on Saturday that would require doctors to inform women that medication-induced abortions can be halted after taking just one of two pills, despite doctors' groups saying there is little evidence to back up that idea. Proponents of the idea said doctors can give a woman the hormone progesterone to stop an abortion after she has taken the first of two medications needed to complete the abortion.

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  3. Utah Forces Doctors To Tell Women Some Abortions Are ReversibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | Switched

    Utah Gov. Gary Herbert signed into law a bill that requires doctors to tell women that medication abortions can be reversed midway through the procedure. The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists does not recommend women do so.

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  4. Herbert signs abortion-halting legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | Deseret News

    Gov. Gary Herbert has signed legislation that would require doctors to inform women that medication-induced abortions can be halted after taking just one of two pills, despite doctors' groups saying there is little evidence to back up that idea. Proponents of the idea said doctors can give a woman the hormone progesterone to stop an abortion after she has taken the first of two medications needed to complete the abortion.

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  5. Bill Would Require State Colleges to Provide AbortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | NBC San Diego

    A new bill might allow students at California's public universities and colleges to receive medical abortion pills at student health centers, NBC4's media partner KPCC reports . The bill - currently in the California legislature - would require all public universities and community colleges in the state to provide the pregnancy-ending pills.

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  6. Abortion-halting law signed by Utah governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | CBS News

    Utah's Republican Gov. Gary Herbert signed legislation on Saturday that would require doctors to inform women that medication-induced abortions can be halted after taking just one of two pills, despite doctors' groups saying there is little evidence to back up that idea. Proponents of the idea said doctors can give a woman the hormone progesterone to stop an abortion after she has taken the first of two medications needed to complete the abortion .

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  7. Utah governor signs abortion-reversal legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Utah's governor signed legislation on Saturday that would require doctors to inform women that medication-induced abortions can be halted after taking just one of two pills, despite doctors' groups saying there is little evidence to back up that idea. Proponents of the idea said doctors can give a woman the hormone progesterone to stop an abortion after she has taken the first of two medications needed to complete the abortion.

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  8. Abortion pill reversal: 2nd chance or just chance?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | USA Today

    Abortion pill reversal: 2nd chance or just chance? While supporters of the abortion pill reversal method call it simple, critics say that evidence it works is lacking. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2mNM7nO INDIANAPOLIS - Dr. George Delgado doesn't know how many states have passed measures such as the one Indiana is considering that would require doctors to give women information about a controversial procedure to reverse medical abortions.

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  9. Planned Parenthood Videos Explain Abortion ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Teen Vogue

    With more and more restrictions on legal abortion being made law, it's important that we know all the facts. That way, instead of talking about abortion in hypotheticals or scenarios, we can talk factually, about what's really going on.

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  10. Abortion pill's high cost triggers petitionRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2017 | Centretown News

    The abortion pill is now available in Ottawa, more than a year and a half after it was approved for sale by Health Canada. But with the medication costing more than $425 in the city, Planned Parenthood Ottawa has launched a petition urging the province to provide universal coverage for the drug, officially called Mifegymiso.

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  11. LETTERS: Pro-Life Waco vows 'never again' and a skeptic calls out George SorosRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    "A Day Without a Woman" urged women to refuse to work so they could participate in public protests around the world. A key target was President Trump's Mexico City Policy, which bans U.S. aid to international organizations which perform and/or promote abortions.

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  12. Leta s decriminalise abortion once and for allRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | Spiked

    More specifically, the bill will call for the scrapping of Sections 58 and 59 of the Offences Against the Person Act, which make it a criminal offence wilfully to cause a miscarriage or to supply a woman with the means to do so. The law has been sitting on the statute book since 1861, which was before women could vote, own property or receive a university degree.

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  13. Planned Parenthood Ottawa advocating for easier access to abortion pillRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | CBC News

    Planned Parenthood Ottawa says an abortion pill called Mifegymiso, which has been legal to prescribe since July 2016, is still to hard for many women to access. Mifegymiso is a two-step abortion process, which involves taking separate medications: mifepristone blocks the hormone progesterone, while misoprostol induces a miscarriage.

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  14. Duffy still making false claims on Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The states that wish to redirect the money to clinics that can offer a pregnant woman a broad array of services-including prenatal care - should be able to do so. "Planned Parenthood takes lives", said Peter Wolfgang, executive director of the Family Institute of CT.

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  15. Legislature Live: Read what doctors may have to tell women seeking a medically-induced abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    It's the final day of the Legislature, the last chance for bills to pass through the gauntlet of lawmakers and be sent to the governor - or die on the floor. Salt Lake Tribune reporters Lee Davidson, Benjamin Wood and others will be bringing you the latest updates from the Hill all day.

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  16. Abortion pill Mifegymiso now available at Winnipeg hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | GlobalNews

    The pill is a new drug that's slowly being released across the country. There is now one practitioner at the Women's Hospital at Health Science Centre who can administer the drug, Bronwyn Penner-Holigroskiwith the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority said.

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  17. Abortion pill available at HSC in Winnipeg - but patients will payRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | CBC News

    The abortion pill Mifegymiso is now available in Manitoba, but the approximately $350 treatment is not currently covered by any drug plans or Pharmacare. A spokesperson for the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority confirmed Wednesday the drug is now available at Health Sciences Centre's Women's Hospital. 4 comments

  18. House Panel Approves Bill Legalizing Telemedicine Abortion PillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | PR Log

    March 8, 2017 - PRLog -- Even though no Idaho healthcare professionals partake in telemedicine to perform pregnancy terminations, which are administrated by taking Mifepristone & Misoprostol [ MTP Kit ] pills, the legislature passed 2 laws to ban its use for abortion in 2015, one specifically targeting the procedure, meanwhile the other is a part of a larger bill expanding use of telemedicine in general. One of America's biggest reproductive healthcare center of the Hawaiian Islands and Great Northwest had sued the states' in December of 2015 to reverse the laws and the state hasn't imposed the ban since Idaho's Attorney General's office agreed in the spring of 2016 to suspend the ban in the meantime the case made its way through courts.

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  19. Abortion pill rollout deeply flawed: MallickRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | InsideHalton.com

    Mifegymiso remains hard for doctors to prescribe, difficult for pharmacists to dispense and is too distant and costly for many vulnerable women Why is it taking so long for the abortion pill to become commonplace in Canada, just like any other prescribed medication? It is not a special drug in any sense. It works as expected.

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  20. Abortion pill Mifegymiso starts to arrive in SaskatchewanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | GlobalNews

    WATCH ABOVE: While not yet widely available in Saskatchewan, 25 doctors and pharmacists in the province have signed up for training on the use of the abortion pill Mifegymiso. As Meaghan Craig reports, the pill can only be prescribed by health care professionals who have been registered and trained in its use.

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