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At Swarthmore and Other Colleges, Students Say Sexual Assault Is a Persistent—and Often Mishandled—Problem

Three months have passed since Swarthmore College introduced a centralized sexual assault and harassment reporting system.

Swarthmore is among a number of colleges and universities that are being investigated by the Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights for violating Title IX by creating a “hostile environment” and discouraging students from reporting or pursuing disciplinary action against sexual misconduct.

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Nebraska, New Hampshire Consider More Clinic Regulations Post-Gosnell Trial

Nebraska State Capitol

The Gosnell trial is over, but states continue to use it as an excuse to push their anti-choice agenda.

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Calling Women “Vaginas” Is Shocking, Controlling Vaginas? Not So Much

On New Hampshire politician claims he was trying to be "shocking" when referring to women as vaginas. But the way legislators treat us these days, it's clear they believe it.

One New Hampshire politician claims he was trying to be “shocking” when referring to women as vaginas. But the way legislators treat us these days, it’s clear they believe it.

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Victories for Reproductive Rights in Minnesota, New Hampshire

Mountain climbing victory

Two states buck the flow of bad legislation by fighting off anti-choice bills in their legislatures.

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New Hampshire Democrats: Women Don’t Need to “Sleep On” Their Decisions

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A House panel disagrees that women need to “sleep on their decision” before terminating a pregnancy.

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On Valentine’s Day in New Hampshire, Abortion Rights Activists Will Honor Access While Opponents Try to Take It Away

Heartbeat ban-promoting balloons in Ohio.

Pro-choice and anti-choice advocates will be busy at the New Hampshire state house on Valentine’s Day this year.

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State-Level 2012 Retrospective: Second-Highest Number of Abortion Restrictions Ever

Reproductive health and rights were once again the subject of extensive debate in state capitols in 2012. Over the course of the year, 42 states and the District of Columbia enacted 122 provisions related to reproductive health and rights. One-third of these new provisions, 43 in 19 states, sought to restrict access to abortion services.

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ELECTION 2012: With Historic Number of Women, Senate Will Look a Little Bit More Like America

Next year will have an historic number of female senators, and that could be very good for women.

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New Hampshire Conservative Action Group Unveils Heartbeat Ban Plan For Next Year’s Session

Children of the Cornerstone Action Group hold signs during a press conference. Photo: Bob LaPree/Union Leader.

Think the war on women is over in the state once the election is over?  Think again.

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Candidates for Executive Council in New Hampshire See Divergent Paths to Health Care Coverage in the State

New Hampshire Executive Council Democratic candidate Colin Van Ostern

A seat at the powerful Executive Council is open, and two very different candidates want the job. RH Reality Check interviews both of them.

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