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  1. Why the abortion-pill delays, Health Canada?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    FEBRUARY 17: The abortion drug Mifepristone, also known as RU486, is pictured in an abortion clinic February 17, 2006 in Auckland, New Zealand. The drug, which has been available in New Zealand for four years and is used in many countries around the world, is expected to be available to Australian women within a year after parliament yesterday approved a bill which transfers regulatory control of the drug to the Therapeutic Goods Administration, a government body of scientists and doctors that regulates all other drugs in Australia.

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  2. Arkansas Lawmaker's Bill Would Require Doctor's Presence To Take Abortion PillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | 5NEWSonline.com

    An Arkansas lawmaker's newly-introduced bill would require women taking abortion pills to take that medication in front of a doctor and with the doctor's permission. Rep. Julie Mayberry introduced House Bill 1076 to the Arkansas State Legislature.

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  3. Expected bill on 'telemedicine' abortions introducedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    Identical bills were filed in the House, by Rep. Julie Mayberry , and Senate, by Sen. Missy Irvin , to require the presence of a doctor when a woman first takes a drug, such as mifepristone, to induce an abortion. The bill is aimed at outlawing doctors seeing women by Internet or television hookups, so-called telemedicine, even though this is not being done in Arkansas.

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  4. Decision on whether to approve abortion pill for Canadians delayed againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    A decision on whether to approve the abortion pill in Canada has once again been delayed, likely until the fall, according to the organization that represents abortion providers in Canada and the United States. The president of the National Abortion Federation said on Tuesday that Health Canada has asked for more information from the European drug company that has applied to sell mifepristone in Canada, a request that means the federal regulator is unlikely to issue a ruling on the drug until later this year.

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  5. Abortion drug decision pushed back by Health CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | CBC News

    Health Canada, the department led by Health Minister Rona Ambrose, has pushed back its decision on whether to approve the abortion pill mifepristone by asking the manufacturer for more information. Health Canada has pushed back its decision on whether to approve the abortion pill mifepristone, according to a stakeholder group following the process.

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  6. Health Canada urged to approve abortion pillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Canada.com

    When combined with the drug misoprostol, mifepristone induces an abortion similar to a natural miscarriage within one to two days after a woman takes the pills. A major Canadian medical body is urging Health Canada to approve an abortion pill that would allow a woman to end a pregnancy in the privacy of her own home.

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  7. Press Digest- Canada - Jan 13Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Reuters

    The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

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  8. Health Canada urged to approve abortion pillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    When combined with the drug misoprostol, mifepristone induces an abortion similar to a natural miscarriage within one to two days after a woman takes the pills. A major Canadian medical body is urging Health Canada to approve an abortion pill that would allow a woman to end a pregnancy in the privacy of her own home.

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  9. 'Vessel': Film ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    Besides winning an audience award at the SXSW Film Festival, Vessel received a special jury citation for "Political Courage." The accolade was well deserved, as Diana Whitten 's documentary is unabashedly celebratory in its chronicling of the groundbreaking efforts of pro-choice activist Dr. Rebecca Gomperts and her innovative organizations Women on Waves and Women on Web.

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  10. Meet The Doctor Who Took To The Sea To Help Women Have Safe AbortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | ThinkProgress

    That's the question Dr. Rebecca Gomperts poses at the beginning of Vessel , a new documentary that follows her work sailing around the world to teach women how to safely use abortion-inducing drugs . Nearly 15 years ago, Gomperts took to the sea in search of that space for the women who lack reproductive health options.

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  11. Planned Parenthood lawsuit receives final rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Journal and Courier

    Planned Parenthood lawsuit receives final ruling An agreement has been reached in a lawsuit around a law targeting a Lafayette clinic. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1IrLl3W On Wednesday, a U.S. District Court judge made a final ruling on the lawsuit that's hung over of the Lafayette clinic for more than a year.

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  12. Revision of Indiana abortion law is possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | The Indianapolis Star

    Betty Cockrum, president and CEO of Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky, says there's a "very real possibility" that legislation to revise an Indiana law regulating an abortion clinic would be introduced this legislative session. The Indiana statute regulating abortion clinics is now open for possible revision by the legislature after a federal judge deemed the law unconstitutional.

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  13. The VineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | RedState

    Happy New Year! Are you ready to represent life in 2015? As a movement, we are starting out the year in a strong position: The majority of Americans do not support abortion on demand, we've put a pro-life majority in Congress, and more pro-life laws were put in to place in 2011 - 2013 than in the entire previous decade ! It's going to be a great year! According to US News & World Report, there are a number of areas to keep your eyes on in the coming months. States have made major headway banning abortions after 20 weeks, the time at which pre-born infants can feel pain.

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  14. With social conservatism seemingly spent as a political force, its...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | National Post

    Her party reduced to a rump of five, former Wildrose opposition leader Danielle Smith gave one justification for her historic defection to Alberta's ruling Progressive Conservatives that stood out above the others. She pointed to a motion at a recent general meeting to recognize the rights of Albertans regardless of sexual orientation.

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  15. Abortion's Arguments: what is Pro-Choice and/or Pro-Abortion?Read the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Examiner.com

    It is easy to take a position and proclaim oneself Pro-Choice and/or Pro-Abortion . But such a person should be made to specify precisely what they support.

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  16. 'Unusual' delay on Health Canada ruling on abortion pill, says profRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | University of British Columbia

    Health Canada is taking longer than usual to reach a decision on whether to approve an abortion pill called mifepristone for market, according to a York University professor. "The difference that mifepristone could make is that all of a sudden any family physician across Canada a will be able to offer this to women and girls with unintended, unwanted pregnancies," said UBC medicine professor Wendy Norman, who is also a family doctor.

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  17. 'Unusual' delay on Health Canada ruling on abortion pill, professor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Globe and Mail

    Health Canada has been considering the application of mifepristone for more than 750 days, far longer than the usual 300-day process. Mifepristone can terminate an early pregnancy when combined with an approved, contraction-inducing drug.

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  18. Health Canada decision on abortion pill set for mid-JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Globe and Mail

    Health Canada has set an internal deadline of mid-January to finally make a decision on the abortion pill, a drug that is already available in 60 countries but has been stuck in Canada's drug-approval pipeline for more than three years. The pro-choice advocates and researchers who have been helping a small European drug company with its Canadian application say they have encountered an unusual amount of antipathy from the regulators who will decide if Canadian women get access mifepristone, a pill that can end an early pregnancy when combined with a drug that is already sold in this country.

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  19. A new pro-abortion report underestimates the risks to womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | World Magazine

    Undergoing an abortion is a safe procedure, claims a study conducted by researchers at the University of California San Francisco . But pro-life advocates say the research actually reveals that abortions threaten the health of thousands of women each year.

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  20. Supreme Court rejects Arizona appeal over abortion drug lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Medical Daily

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday blocked Arizona from enforcing a state law that restricts access to abortion-inducing drugs by prohibiting off-label uses of RU-486, the so-called "abortion pill." The high court's refusal to hear the state's appeal means that an April ruling by the San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that prevented the law from going into effect while litigation continued will remain intact.

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