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May 29, 2019
On Wednesday, May 15 Alabama governor Kay Ivey signed HB 314 into law, a bill that bans abortions at any point in pregnancy, even in cases of rape or incest. The sole exception is for a medical...
March 21, 2019
On March 13, both Utah and Arkansas passed legislation to ban abortion after 18-weeks gestation. In Arkansas, where abortion is already banned after 20 weeks, the House of Representatives voted 86-1...
January 29, 2019
Kelly Blanchard, President of Ibis Reproductive Health, released the statement below about the January 22, 2019, passage of New York’s law to protect and expand reproductive health and rights,...
September 18, 2018
On Wednesday, August 22nd, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Alabama’s Dilation and Evacuation ban (D&E) as unconstitutional, stating that the 2016 law placed “undue burden” on women...
May 11, 2018
On May 4th, Governor Reynolds signed Iowa’s Senate File 359 into law. Effective July 2018, SF 359 bans abortion at the point when a heartbeat is detected, or approximately six weeks gestational age...

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