The GOP-led state aims to become the latest to copy Mississippi’s extreme abortion ban, which has already reached the Supreme Court.
The Freedom of Reproductive Choice Act would secure abortion rights in the state as the Supreme Court considers a historic challenge to Roe v. Wade.
From minimum wage increases to animal protection to police accountability, a series of new laws are taking effect across the country on Saturday, the first day of 2022.
The three are among at least 17 Salvadoran women activists consider unjustly convicted and imprisoned following obstetric emergencies.
This one would also ban the procedure at around 6 weeks, before some women are aware they're pregnant.
Renee Bracey Sherman spoke to HuffPost about the power of telling your abortion story and the racist roots of the anti-abortion movement.
Many people across the country will be able to access abortion pills through a pharmacy or by mail, which could revolutionize access to care.
After decades of strict regulations, the FDA has an opportunity to make medication abortion easier to obtain just when reproductive rights are in serious peril.
In a time of mounting abortion restrictions, TV shows very rarely depict the barriers to access that many Americans face, according to a new report.
The California governor said private citizens would have the right to seek at least $10,000 per gun violation, plus costs and attorneys’ fees.
The decision comes after some conservative justices signaled concern about the law's unintended side effects.
"I placed my left hand over my womb and wept uncontrollably. This was the worst moment of my life."
A new front in the war on reproductive rights is widening as more states propagate the most draconian abortion restriction in U.S. history.
During a special session meant to discuss tax cuts, a GOP legislator who thinks the Texas bill is “absolutely awesome” introduced an even more extreme version.
“We'll be a sanctuary,” Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) said, adding he's aware patients will likely travel to California from other states to seek abortions.
The far-right congressman, who somehow has a say in reproductive rights for all Americans, also thinks women are "earthen vessels."
The senator backed the appointment of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, who wondered if the court should be neutral on abortion rights.
The Supreme Court’s conservative justices appear ready to uphold a Mississppi law banning abortion after 15 weeks, effectively overturning Roe v. Wade.
"My religious identity and commitment to reproductive autonomy are deeply intertwined."
Months after the state enacted a six-week abortion ban, another bill went into effect largely cutting off Texans' remaining access to abortion care.