Despite the group’s claim that the clinics “intended” to break an Arizona law against sex-selection abortion, the state says there is no evidence of a crime.
“Taxpayer funded abortion” posturing at its finest.
Arizona continues a nationwide trend of legislating away protections from malpractice and unethical conduct in the name of religious liberty.
Gov. Jan Brewer has signed a bill that would cut Arizona’s funding to Planned Parenthood. MSNBC’s Alex Wagner and the NOW panel discuss similar political moves across the country and the real effects of defunding Planned Parenthood.
I hope she at least got a good photo op out of the deal.
With the bill passing the state senate, it’s now up to the Republican governor to sign or veto.
Housewifegate served no other function but to distract from the actual war on women. Arizona passes a scary new abortion ban, and Chris Mooney explains the science of political psychology.
Newsweek/Daily Beast writer Allison Yarrow reports on the new law signed by Arizona Governor Jan Brewer that potentially restricts women’s access to abortions.
The landscape for abortion access is shifting quickly, as state after state passes restrictive laws. Particularly affected by these new laws are women who need abortions later in their pregnancies.
The new extreme bill outlaws abortions before most women will even do anomaly screenings.