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  1. Renewed battle over using fetal tissue in medical researchRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Star Tribune

    ... tissue research has raised alarms among medical investigators, who fear their work will be stopped to satisfy anti-abortion activists. Under Secretary Alex Azar, the Health and Human Services Department says it is trying to balance "pro-life" and ...

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  2. Renewed battle over using fetal tissue in medical researchRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | SFGate

    ... tissue research has raised alarms among medical investigators, who fear their work will be stopped to satisfy anti-abortion activists. Under Secretary Alex Azar, the Health and Human Services Department says it is trying to balance "pro-life" and ...

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  3. Ohio Senate approves 'heartbeat bill' abortion banRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    COLUMBUS, Ohio The Ohio Senate has approved a highly restrictive anti-abortion bill despite indications it has little chance of passage this year.

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  4. UN experts warn of women's rights rollback in PolandRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    A pro-abortion protest in Poland, where UN rights experts have warned of recent rollbacks of women's rights. WARSAW: United Nations human rights experts on Thursday expressed concern over recent rollbacks of women's rights in Poland, especially those regarding reproductive health and societal roles.

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  5. All I Want for Christmas Is Planned Parenthood DefundedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Real Clear Politics

    ... reason it should get such a huge chunk of taxpayer funding are perpetually declining. Over the last 10 years of the abortion chain's own annual reporting , things like Pap tests, manual breast exams, and even contraception have declined ...

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  6. Group fighting proposed ban on campaigning outside Twickenham abortion clinicRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Richmond and Twickenham Times

    Be Here For Me, a group of "mothers against the ban on help outside abortion centres", has fought against plans for a PSPO outside the Pregnancy Advisory Service Clinic in Rosslyn Road. According to Richmond Borough Council's consultation, protests and vigils have been held outside the BPAS clinic on and off for the past ten years, but now take place "almost daily".

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  7. Bill to extend abortion telemedicine ban sent to Gov. SnyderRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Republican lawmakers voted early Thursday to make permanent a 2012 ban against Michigan doctors prescribing abortion-inducing drugs remotely with webcams or other forms of telemedicine. The prohibition is due to expire after Dec. 31. A bill that was passed on an almost entirely party-line 62-47 vote in the House would continue the ban indefinitely.

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  8. CBUS 411 Report: Pro-Choice Protest Ohio's 'Heartbeat Bill'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WCKX-FM Columbus

    A group of 25 pro-choice protestors gathered in Genoa Park to protest Ohio's new abortion bill being coined the "heartbeat bill." The Ohio Senate passed the bill by a vote of 18-13 Wednesday.

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  9. 47 amendments on abortion bill as it reaches final stagesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    Senators sat until just after 2am on Wednesday to clear the committee stage and the Bill now moves to report and final stage. The historic law to legalise abortion in Ireland is expected to move a step closer today as it returns to the Seanad for the final stages.

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  10. Fetal tissue's role in research targeted by abortion foes...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | SFGate

    Two years into an administration that describes itself as "pro-life and pro-science," the use of fetal tissue in scientific research has become the next skirmish in the nation's half-century abortion wars. This time, however, scientists who depend on cells from aborted human fetuses face not just a cadre of determined antiabortion activists but sympathetic officials within the government itself, from Vice President Mike Pence to key officials in the Department of Health and Human Services.

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  11. 'Heartbeat Bill' clears Senate but faces eventual vetoRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Ashland Times-Gazette

    The Ohio Senate voted 18-13 Wednesday, and once the House concurs with the Senate's changes, one of the nation's strictest abortion bans will go to Gov. John Kasich for an expected veto. Four Senate Republicans, including Stephanie Kunze, R-Hilliard, joined all nine Democrats in opposing the bill, which would outlaw abortions after six or seven weeks of pregnancy, when a fetal heartbeat can be detected by a doctor.

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  12. Oklahoma Judge Upholds 72-Hour Waiting Period For Women Seeking AbortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    A judge in Oklahoma on Tuesday upheld a law that requires a 72-hour waiting period for women seeking abortions, the latest in a wave of state-level legislation that restricts access to abortion. Prior to the ruling, Oklahoma already had among the most restrictive laws for abortion access.  The nearly 70,000-square-mile state has only four abortion clinics, according to the Guttmacher Institute, a research organization focused on reproductive health.

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  13. Random Acts Announces #SAFESPACE With Host Roy Samra, 12/18 At Pride Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... raising funds for organizations such as Planned Parenthood, The Night Ministry, Trans Lifeline, RAICES and Chicago Abortion Fund. www.RandomActsChicago.com Project Fierce Chicago seeks to create affirming transitional housing for LGTBQIA+ youth in ...

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  14. Two Abortion Bills Are Making Their Way Through the StatehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKSU-FM Kent

    Abortion is a big deal for Ohio lawmakers as they proceed through the Lame Duck session of this legislature. There are two bills that could end up on Governor Kasich's desk soon.

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  15. 'Growing number' of GPs sign up for abortion serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | Independent.ie

    The HSE is getting a "steady return" of contracts from GPs applying to provide a medical abortion service from January, it was claimed yesterday. The HSE is getting a "steady return" of contracts from GPs applying to provide a medical abortion service from January, it was claimed yesterday.

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  16. Michigan GOP advances bill to make ballot drives harderRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... percent threshold would be an "administrative nightmare," said Genevieve Marnon, legislative director for the anti-abortion group, which has successfully organized several ballot initiatives over the years. "But more importantly I don't know that ...

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  17. FCC Allows Phone Companies To Block Text MessagesDigital News Daily a " 5 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | MediaPost

    ... texting a telecommunications service. Public Knowledge took that step in 2007, after Verizon Wireless prevented the abortion rights group NARAL Pro-Choice America to send SMS alerts to people who had requested them. (Verizon changed its position ...

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  18. Ohio Senate passes fetal heartbeat abortion banRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... to allow the State Medical Board of Ohio to call an emergency meeting after a physician is accused of performing an abortion after a heartbeat is detectable. At the meeting they could determine whether to suspend or revoke her license. Normally, the ...

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  19. Tennessee's Titans of Abortion Leave NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Family Research Council

    ... to love about Music City. But after last week, the best thing might just be the fact that there isn't a single abortion clinic around. After years of being the state's largest, the deadly side of the Nashville Planned Parenthood closed on Friday ...

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  20. Ohio Senate passes 'heartbeat bill,' hoping abortion ban will be used to overturn RoeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    OCTOBER 10: Gov. John Kasich participates in a discussion with Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper as part of the Brookings Institution's Middle Class Initiative October 10, 2018 in Washington, DC. The anti-abortion movement has become more emboldened since the Trump administration was able to appoint two Supreme Court justices, paving the way for the new conservative federal bench to potentially overturn Roe v.

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