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Wisconsin Legislators Push for Forced Transvaginal Ultrasound Bill

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I assume “Woman’s Right to Know Her Unborn Child Before She Murders Him or Her and Is Haunted for the Rest of Her Life Act” was too long?

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Wisconsin Public Defender Forces Teen to Go to Care Net CPC for Counseling

A CareNet crisis pregnancy center.

Is the state of Wisconsin forcing public defenders to in turn force teens to go to crisis pregnancy centers for counseling?

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Legal Wrap: In Battle Over Medication Abortion, Who Is Protecting the Rights of Women in Wisconsin?

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The latest legal news on the contraception challenges and fight for reproductive justice in the states.

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Settlement Would Spell Out How Doctors Avoid Prosecution For Medication Abortion In Wisconsin

(BBC News)

A legal challenge to the state’s restrictions on medication abortion may be close to resolution. But is that a good thing for the women in Wisconsin?

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Trends in Union Membership Indicate Weak Job Prospects for Women

(Politico)

The narrative of the American worker, and by extension women’s economic status, continues to take a troubling turn in the United States, with the decline of stable public-sector positions as well as weakening labor unions.

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They Are Coming for Your Birth Control: End Planned Parenthood and Start the Conversions!

The Cleaver Family, from popular late 1950s-early 1960s TV show "Leave It To Beaver." (The Tangential)

Why should birth control be impossible to access? Because God.

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Wisconsin Right to Life Plans for 2013 Agenda May Take Backseat to Actual Lawmaking Priorities

Wisconsin capitol building in Madison. (Sportsconcussions.org)

The group has been ready to go for months, but the legislature may be considering putting on the breaks.

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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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They Are Coming for Your Birth Control: “Get Your Perverse Acts Out of My Pocketbook!”

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Not even condoms are safe when they are coming for your birth control. Especially if those condoms are extra sensitive.

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Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin Sues for Legislative Clarity on Act 217, Calls for End to Practicing Medicine By Legislature

Photo: The L Magazine.

The reproductive health organization is ready to fight for women to have access to all termination choices once again.

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