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  1. North Dakota spent $491K on fetal heartbeat abortion lawRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Brownsville Herald

    North Dakota spent $491,016 in legal costs defending an ill-fated law passed by the state's Republican-led Legislature three years ago that attempted to ban abortions when a fetal heartbeat is detected, records obtained by The Associated Press show. The sum was finalized this week and includes billing by state-contracted attorneys and expert witnesses, as well as a $245,000 settlement paid in April to lawyers representing the state's lone abortion clinic in Fargo.

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  2. NM Ag reviewing fetal tissue transfers to UnmRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... prayer event on the anniversary of Roe vs. Wade. The event, 41 Year Remembrance: Honoring Denver's Children Lost to Abortion, began at the Lighthouse Women's Center with prayer and song, and ended with a procession to Planned Parenthood of the Rocky ...

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  3. As NOW turns 50, feminists hail gains but 'battle goes on' - Fri, 24 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... persistent scourge of sexual assault and domestic violence, and the push in many states to reduce access to legal abortion. Once virtually alone as a national, multi-issue feminist group, NOW shares the activist stage today with a multitude of other ...

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  4. License to Shrill: Feminists Cana t Stop Whining About Their Fake ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

    ... a new audience so I could sell some books. Recently, Cosmo.com profiled Lindy West, who is "known for shouting her abortion, challenging rape jokes, slaying Internet trolls, fighting period stigma, championing fat acceptance, and generally being one ...

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  5. House Panel Uncovers Possible Violations of State and Federal Law by New Mexico Abortion ClinicRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    In a letter to Balderas, Rep. Marsha Blackburn , the chairwoman of the House Select Panel on Infant Lives, alleged that the university and the abortion clinic committed "systemic violations of the law" by breaking a federal statute that makes it a felony to make a profit in exchange for human fetal tissue. "Section 289g-2 requires safeguards be in place, including a concern that too close a relationship might be formed between an abortion clinic and researchers," Blackburn wrote.

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  6. Richard A. Radcliffe: These are Christian values?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    ... clear that Donald Trump will do or say anything to advance his own selfish agenda including his current stance on abortion, apparently the litmus test for Mr. Swanton as I'm sure it is for many others. Let's not forget that it wasn't too long ago ...

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  7. Democratic primary: Snow envisions major minimum-wage increaseRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Park Record

    ... does not align with some traditional Democratic stands, such as the right of a woman to choose to have an abortion. He is not a strong supporter of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender issues, either, Snow said. "It's like Republican-lite," Snow, ...

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  8. House recommends criminal charges against New Mexico late-term abortion clinicRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Rep. Marsha Blackburn, chairman of the House Select Panel on Infant Lives, sent a letter Friday to New Mexico Attorney General Hector H. Balderas Jr., referring the University of New Mexico and Southwestern Women's Options for criminal charges. The 291-page letter alleges the university and the late-term abortion clinic committed "systemic violations of the law" by transferring the human remains from abortions for research purposes.

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  9. ACLU challenges US on reproductive health rights for immigrant minorsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Jurist

    The ACLU contends that the Office of Refugee Resettlement , through HHS, has approved grants to the US Conference of Catholic Bishops , and other groups with similarly held religious or pro-life beliefs, and allowed these organizations "to refuse on religious grounds to provide information about, access to, or referrals for contraception and abortion, even if the young person in their care has been raped." These organizations have also be allowed to remove young women seeking these services from their current shelter.

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  10. Illinois Bill Would Force Religious Hospitals to Refer Patients for AbortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    ... words, every doctor, pharmacist and pro-life pregnancy center in the state will have to help a woman obtain an abortion whenever asked." In a May statement praising the legislation, Lorie Chaiten, director of the ACLU of Illinois Reproductive Rights ...

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    Thursday | Daily Kos

    Emily's List and Planned Parenthood released a new ad Thursday that takes on GOP Sen. Pat Toomey for his votes last year to defund Planned Parenthood and shut down the government . The GOP votes were all part of the effort to deprive the women's health organization of federal funding following the release of misleading videos by conservative anti-abortion activists.

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  12. Inside Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    ... for their appointments. They were there for STD checks, pap smears, birth control prescriptions-no one seeking an abortion talked with me on the days we were there. But for many of the people I met, abortion was an important part of their history ...

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  13. Mandatory Waiting Periods Are Making Abortions All But ImpossibleRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Switched

    ... right away - Tennessee is one of 28 states that now requires women to undergo a waiting period before having an abortion. Here, the mandatory wait is 48 hours. And here, as in about half the states with waiting periods, Sarah is also required to ...

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  14. Republican Won't Win GOP Primary Votes by Being Pro-ChoiceRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Switched

    ... breaking free and saying he's pro-choice from the get-go. Graham : Although I would never personally support an abortion as a way to deal with an unplanned or unwanted pregnancy, I do not believe I have the right to impose my choices on others. I ...

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  15. Meet the retired nurse who pays women not to have abortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Laura Merriott runs a nonprofit foundation, Save Unborn Life and has given 77 women who were considering abortion $3,000 each in exchange for carrying their babies to term. A staunch Catholic, she got the idea for the unconventional ministry, which she runs out of her home, when she learned that nearly three-quarters of women who have abortions cite financial hardship as a reason.

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  16. In this Oct. 7, 2015, photo, people walk past the Pennsylvania Capitol building in Harrisburg.Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... our - biology, their value is clear to poets, painters, soldiers, children and God. You are not supposed to compare abortion to any evil act that enslaves and debases people, even when these acts were once sanctioned by law (and are still ...

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  17. Christine M. Flowers: In Pennsylvania, courageous lawmakers recognize abortion for what it isRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... our - biology, their value is clear to poets, painters, soldiers, children and God. You are not supposed to compare abortion to any evil act that enslaves and debases people, even when these acts were once sanctioned by law (and are still ...

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  18. The Christian right surrenders faith for politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Gillette News-Record

    ... to be exploited. No one, remarkably, asked Trump to explain the moral theory that has guided his gyrations on the abortion issue - from supporter of partial-birth abortion to advocate of punishment for women who have abortions. That, presumably, ...

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  19. Democrats approve $7.5M for family planning grants, and you can bet on a Christie vetoRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... Republican nomination for president, Christie pointed to his actions to show conservatives he was solidly against abortion. Some of the more than 53 clinics were operated by Planned Parenthood, an abortion provider, although the funds are restricted ...

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  20. A Hillary Clinton Presidency Would Be Terrible for the Anti-Abortion Rights MovementRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Time

    Marjorie Dannenfelser, president of Susan B. Anthony List, speaks during a press conference following a meeting with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City on June 21, 2016. Under a Hillary Clinton presidency with as many as 4 new Justices, fresh legal assaults on the 20-week bans would be certain The season of waiting for the Supreme Court to issue some of its most controversial rulings of the year is upon us, and one of the most far-reaching decisions is the one on Texas's abortion health and safety law.

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