Mississippi wants to take granting legal rights to fertilized eggs back to the voters, even though the voters already resoundingly said no.
Mississippi amends backdoor medication abortion ban, anti-choice activists call new version “gutted.”
Add an extra doctor visit and cut off two weeks to use the drug? Looks like the legislature is trying to backdoor ban RU-486 by closing down the window when it can be used.
While we await the expected and demonstrated good news of few cervical and other cancer deaths among person immunized against HPV, a recent study from Denmark already shows us that vaccination can significantly reduce genital warts.
An interview with Tammi Kromenaker of North Dakota about legal threats to her clinic. Also, a new round of flurry about the contraception mandate in the news and the last Mississippi clinic continues to battle for survival.
Much as we predicted, the Mississippi ban on abortions after an embryonic heart tone can be discerned will never make it to a full vote.
The federal government may be moving forward with the birth control benefit, but the real action in reproductive rights remains in the states.
Public health officials tell the court women will still find abortion care should the state’s only clinic close but can’t identify anyone who can provide that care.
Nancy Keenan, President of NARAL Pro-Choice America, talks with Rachel Maddow on the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade about the hardships women are forced to endure in some states to exercise their right to an abortion because of state laws designed to undermine that right.
If you strike one down, two more shall grow back in its place.