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August 27, 2019 - 3:27 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A new Missouri ban on abortions at or after eight weeks of pregnancy won't take effect Wednesday after a federal judge temporarily blocked it from being implemented. U.S. District Judge Howard Sachs put a pause on the law as a legal challenge against it plays out in court,...
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Jeff Katz
August 21, 2019 - 11:36 am
MSNBC anchors were worried to death for Planned Parenthood after the largest abortion provider in the U.S. withdrew from Title X government funding over an abortion gag order. Two hosts voiced their deep concerns for "non-political" women who relied on Planned Parenthood that would lose "critical...
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August 19, 2019 - 2:57 pm
By DAVID CRARY and RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Planned Parenthood says it's pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting participants from referring patients for abortions. Planned Parenthood's...
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Jeff Katz
July 11, 2019 - 4:50 pm
YouTube continues its war on pro-life advocates as it has now altered its search engine algorithms for the word "abortion" to hide videos from pro-life group Live Action after a pro-abortion writer complained to the social media giant. April Glaser, a pro-abortion technology writer for Slate,...
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Jeff Katz
July 11, 2019 - 4:29 pm
Sadly, this is a true story. The mother of a child with Down syndrome is suing the British National Health Service, claiming the system failed to test her child for the condition before he was born. Edyta Mordel, 33, said the health system did not perform a prenatal screening for Down syndrome even...
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Jeff Katz
June 24, 2019 - 12:49 pm
On Wednesday, Rhode Island Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo signed the Reproductive Privacy Act, which allows a woman to have an abortion up to the moment of birth, into law. According to the Associated Press , Raimondo said, "Fundamentally this bill is about health care. It’s about protecting and...
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Jeff Katz
June 21, 2019 - 2:28 pm
A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that President Trump's rule that ends taxpayer funding to abortion clinics such as Planned Parenthood can stand. The Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals granted the Trump administration's request to lift injuctions ordered in Washington, Oregon and California...
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Jeff Katz
June 21, 2019 - 11:37 am
Planned Parenthood is desperately trying to save its lone abortion clinic in the state of Missouri, and has gone so far as to defy a state regulation that requires a second pelvic exam 72 hours before an abortion. And CBS This Morning had their backs. CBS Correspondent Meg Oliver talked with an...
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Jeff Katz
June 20, 2019 - 5:28 pm
At Whatcom Community College in Washington, Students for Life America set up a display of small pink crosses supporting the pro-life movement, only to have a pro-choice protestor walk up and start pulling the crosses from the ground. The students repeatedly ask him to stop and that they'd be happy...
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June 14, 2019 - 3:52 pm
By JESSICA GRESKO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court in Washington ruled Friday against a Trump administration policy it described as a "blanket ban" preventing immigrant teens in government custody from getting abortions, and it kept in place an order blocking the policy...
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