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Alabama's Near-Total Ban On Abortion Could Be Headed To Court As ACLU Gears Up For Fight
After the state senate approved the measure on Tuesday, activists and prominent Democrats swiftly condemned the ban and vowed to protect women's rights.
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Alabama House Passes Bill To Outlaw Almost All Abortions
The near-total abortion ban does not include exceptions for rape and incest. The bill now goes to the state Senate.
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North Carolina Judge: Abortion Ban At 20 Weeks Is Unconstitutional
“This ruling affirms that right and send a clear message to politicians that women deserve our care, not our judgment,” a Planned Parenthood executive said.
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2 Extreme Anti-Abortion Measures Take Aim At Roe v. Wade This Week
This week's legislation signals a strategic shift.
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He Urged His Mistress To Have An Abortion, Then Voted To Ban Other Women From Getting One
Rep. Tim Murphy inadvertently exposed the hypocrisy of the anti-choice movement.
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This Video Nails The Messed Up Way Anti-Abortion Legislation Gets Pushed
Meet the (very real) woman behind the Texas fetal burial law.
Co-Sponsor Of Heartbeat Bill 'Never Even Thought About' Why Women Get Abortions
Honest and terrifying.
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23 Moving Photos Of Women Demanding Reproductive Rights In Poland
Women get it done ✊
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What America Can Learn From Mississippi's Last Remaining Abortion Clinic
When states limit abortion access to “protect” women, it’s women they hurt the most.
The Clinic Vest Project
The One Thing Anti-Abortion Protestors Can't Handle Hearing
What I learned as a volunteer clinic escort at a women’s health center.
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After wave of anti-abortion laws, US sees signs of women taking drastic measures
Five years into a surge of anti-abortion legislation, experts say women are increasingly turning to dangerous methods to
Another State Just Banned Abortion After 19 Weeks
By Harriet McLeod, Reuters
Sixteen other states have passed similar laws.
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Donald Trump Said Women Should Be Punished For Getting Abortions. They Already Are.
Here are 13 ways.
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U.S. Lawmakers Call On El Salvador To Free Women 'Wrongfully' Jailed For Illegal Abortions
Members of congress are asking Secretary of State John Kerry to lean on El Salvador’s president to “re-examine” his government’s
The States Where Ballot Initiatives Could Threaten Legal Abortion In 2014
What Opponents Say It Could Mean For Women: If the amendment passes, it will effectively invalidate the earlier state Supreme
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