“This ban is based on the false premise that AAPI families prefer sons over daughters and will seek abortions because of that preference.”
"By banning abortions after 12 weeks' gestation, the act prohibits women from making the ultimate decision to terminate a
While 2011 went down in history as the worst year for women's reproductive rights, 2013 has officially become the second worst, as Republican state lawmakers passed 70 new abortion restrictions into law across the United States.
While 2011 went down in history as the worst year for women's reproductive rights, 2013 has officially become the second
Last week, the newly controlled Republican legislature in Arkansas overrode a veto by Democratic Gov. Mike Beebe, to ban abortions at 12 weeks of pregnancy.
"We are deeply disappointed that the Arkansas Legislature voted to impose the most restrictive ban on safe and legal abortion
Arkansas' newly GOP-led Senate gave final approval to the 12-week ban last week by a vote of 26-8. The bill includes exceptions
Late-term abortions remain relatively rare. Most of the recent state laws banning most abortions after 20 weeks are based