Recent updates

September 3, 2015

Texas abortion providers asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday to hear their challenge to the state's restrictions on abortions that they contend are aimed more at shutting clinics than...

August 21, 2015
This month in Michigan, Representative Laura Cox introduced two new bills intended to further limit abortion by banning a common second-trimester medical procedure. As Teddy Wilson reports at RH...
June 3, 2015
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) signed a bill into law that bans abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy unless the mother's life is in danger. The legislation, which passed the GOP-controlled...
May 27, 2015

The Federal Appeals Court for the 8th Circuit blocked an Arkansas law that bans abortion after 12 weeks of pregnancy. The case was filed by two doctors on their own and their patients' behalf. The...

May 26, 2015

A law prohibiting abortions 20 weeks after conception took effect on May 26 in West Virginia, despite Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin twice vetoing the ban. Jennifer Meinig, executive director of the...

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