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  1. Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... of Planned Parenthood claims that Mr. Price "poses a grave threat to women's health in this country." Earth to the abortion lobby: Declining to mandate and federally subsidize birth control coverage is not the same as "banning" it. Meanwhile, the ...

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  2. Ohio bill banning abortion as early as 6 weeks heads to governor's deskRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 7 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    An Ohio bill that would ban abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected is headed to the governor's desk. Lawmakers in the Republican-controlled state House voted to approve the so-called "heartbeat bill" Tuesday night after it passed in the Senate earlier in the day, clearing the way for what would be one of the nation's most stringent abortion restrictions.

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  3. Ohio legislators approve what would be the country's toughest restriction on abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | Los Angeles Times

    With little notice and stunning quickness, pro-life legislators in Ohio stand one signature away from enacting the nation's most stringent abortion law in the hopes of sparking a nationwide reversal of the legal right of women to terminate their pregnancies. With a day left in their annual session, lawmakers on Wednesday delivered to Gov. John Kasich a revived "heartbeat bill," a ban on abortions from the moment a fetus' heartbeat can be detected, which can be as early as five or six weeks from conception.

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  4. French Senate Bans Posting of Pro-Life Information OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | National Review Online

    ... The measure makes it a crime for pro-life individuals or activists to obstruct a woman's lawful decision to have an abortion, or to cause her guilt after the fact. Its text criminalizes: the act of preventing or trying to prevent to practice or ...

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  5. Senate OKs tough abortion measureCOLUMBUS (TNS) - In a surprise move, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... to his desk later this week. That bill would prohibit abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy. Kasich, who is against abortion rights, has questioned the constitutionality of the "Heartbeat Bill" in the past, but his office declined to comment Tuesday ...

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  6. Opponents, supporters of 'Heartbeat Bill' react to its passageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    The "Heartbeat Bill" passed the state legislature Monday night. It would make abortion illegal as soon as a heartbeat is detected.

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  7. Bill Donohue: Trump Is Religion-FriendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | News Max

    ... same time. Having no strong personal stake in the conflict between religious liberty and the rights embroiled in abortion, marriage, education, housing, and healthcare, there is good reason to believe that Trump can be counted on to be ...

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  8. The Feministing Five: Mary Mahoney & Lauren Mitchell of The Doula ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | Feministing

    ... than I had expected, I also inadvertently stepped away from The Doula Project's community, and the topic of "abortion" is an acquired taste. I slowly realized I was carrying around a lot of provider trauma- something that comes out as very common in ...

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  9. Ohio may adopt the most restrictive abortion law in the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | She Knows

    ... reproductive rights is now more acceptable. If the Heartbeat Bill passes, Ohio would have the most restrictive abortion legislation in the country . The heartbeat of a fetus is typically detectable after around six weeks of gestation. To put that in ...

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  10. Getting to the heart of Ohio's new pro-life billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | Washington Examiner

    ... into pregnancy but typically closer to 10 to 12 weeks. The legislation has been dubbed the "Heartbeat bill." To abortion supporters, a heartbeat is an arbitrary cutoff point of fetal development. But science and medicine does not treat it as such in ...

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  11. How Does A Jew Follow Texas's New Abortion Law?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | Forward

    Last week, Texas approved a new law that will require abortion providers to either bury or cremate and scatter fetal remains. The law, proposed in July at the behest of Governor Greg Abbott, will change the longstanding medical practice of disposing of fetal remains in a sanitary landfill along with other biological waste.

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  12. "Trumpmania" abortion battle begins: Ohio passes extreme heartbeat billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | Ars Technica

    Emboldened by President-elect Donald Trump, Ohio lawmakers have passed what stands to be the most restrictive anti-abortion legislation in the country. The so-called "heartbeat" bill would make abortions illegal if a fetal heartbeat is detected, which can be as early as around six weeks into a pregnancy.

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  13. Ohio passes 'heartbeat' abortion billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Donald Trump's election, and a presumption that he'll appoint conservative Supreme Court justices, spurred Ohio Republicans to pass what would effectively be the nation's strictest time-based abortion law, a legislator said. Ohio lawmakers on Tuesday passed a controversial "Heartbeat Bill" that would ban abortions in that state from the moment the heartbeat of a fetus can be detected - which usually occurs about six weeks into a pregnancy.

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  14. Dems demand access to fetal tissue documentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | Washington Examiner

    Democrats on a special congressional committee investigating the supply chain of fetal tissue are demanding that Republicans let them view all the evidence they have collected. Republicans on the panel say they have proof that a number of abortion clinics and human tissue companies may have illegally profited off aborted fetal tissue and have recommended that authorities prosecute the organizations.

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  15. Why You Need To Care About Ohio's Ridiculously Restrictive Abortion BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | Refinery 29

    Ohio lawmakers have passed one of the most severe abortion restrictions in the country, a so-called "Heartbeat bill" that bans abortions from taking place after a fetal heartbeat can be detected. This can be as early as six weeks into the pregnancy, a point at which many people don't even know that they are pregnant.

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  16. ACLU of Alabama's executive director, Susan Watson, dies unexpectedlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... and as my friend." Watson successfully fought against several pieces of legislation in Alabama dealing with abortion, same-sex marriage, and attempts to defund Planned Parenthood. She was even featured in a Jan. 2015 episode of Comedy Central's The ...

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  17. Lizz Winstead Brings Her Honest, Raw and Provocative Humor to Pay-Per-View, 12/31Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 50 state legislatures while providing support to clinics around the country, working to remove the stigma around abortion. Winstead's activism includes an ongoing comedy tour to raise money and awareness for Planned Parenthood and independent ...

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  18. Destroying Roe v. Wade: Ohio's "unconscionable"...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | Salon

    The GOP's bill, sure to be signed by Gov. Kasich, was the obsession of right-to-life activists in the state Well, Ohio Republicans clearly believe him and are downright excited about it - so much so that state legislators in both houses used the last few days of the lame duck session to pass a bill banning abortion after the embryo begins pumping blood, at about six weeks of pregnancy. It's called the Heartbeat Bill, but that's a bit of misnomer, since the circulatory system of an embryo that early in pregnancy hasn't really developed what most of us recognize as a proper heart.

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  19. Ohio passes 'heartbeat bill', banning abortions after 20 weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | GlobalNews

    WATCH ABOVE: The "heartbeat" law has been passed in Ohio, which aims to ban an abortion once a fetal heartbeat can be detected. Jillian Kitchener reports.

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  20. Satanic Temple Says Texas Fetal Remains Rule Violates Members' Religious FreedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | Houston Press

    ... fetal remains." The rules will take effect on December 19. Previously, health care facilities such as hospitals and abortion clinics were able to dispose of fetal remains in sanitary landfills. When Texas officials quietly announced their plans to ...

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