abortion

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June 26, 2018 - 12:21 pm
By MARK SHERMAN and JESSICA GRESKO , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court effectively put an end Tuesday to a California law that forces anti-abortion crisis pregnancy centers to provide information about abortion. The 5-4 ruling also casts doubts on similar laws in Hawaii and...
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June 20, 2018 - 2:00 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A group of women's health care providers has filed a lawsuit seeking to overturn a number of Virginia's abortion regulations in light of a landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling. The lawsuit filed in federal court Wednesday challenges Virginia laws, some decades old, that restrict...
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June 01, 2018 - 1:25 pm
By DAVID PITT , Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa judge agreed Friday to temporarily block the most restrictive abortion law in the country under an agreement between the state and abortion rights groups. Attorneys for the state and Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds told the judge they...
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May 26, 2018 - 1:54 pm
DUBLIN (AP) — Irish voters overwhelmingly repealed a constitutional ban on abortions and asked the country's parliament to enact laws that reflect the popular will and make abortions legal in the country for the first time, final results from a historic referendum showed Saturday. Elections...
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May 18, 2018 - 10:14 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration will resurrect a Reagan-era rule banning federally funded family planning clinics from referring women for abortions, or sharing space with abortion providers. The Department of Health and Human Services will announce its proposal Friday, a senior White...
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May 09, 2018 - 1:33 pm
LONDON (AP) — Google is suspending all advertising connected to Ireland's abortion referendum as part of moves to protect "election integrity," the company announced Wednesday. The move came a day after Facebook banned foreign-backed ads in the Irish campaign, amid global concerns about online...
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May 08, 2018 - 9:50 am
LONDON (AP) — Facebook says it has banning foreign advertisements related to Ireland's abortion referendum amid concerns that North American groups are trying to influence the campaign. Irish voters will decide May 25 whether to repeal a constitutional ban on abortion — a referendum that has drawn...
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May 04, 2018 - 5:17 pm
By BARBARA RODRIGUEZ , Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds on Friday signed a law banning most abortions if a fetal heartbeat can be detected, or at around six weeks of pregnancy, marking the strictest abortion regulation in the nation — but setting the state up for a...
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April 23, 2018 - 1:47 pm
RICK CALLAHAN - Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky is suing Indiana officials over a new law that will require medical providers who treat women for complications arising from abortions to report detailed patient information to the state. The federal...
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