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Beating Back the Storm of Anti-Choice Bills in the Show Me State

In St. Louis, we’ve always said, “Don’t like the weather? Wait a minute. It’ll change.” Well, the weather is not changing in our floodwater-friendly capitol, where a torrent of anti-choice bills is raining down on our heads. It is simply foul.

In St. Louis, we’ve always said, “Don’t like the weather? Wait a minute. It’ll change.” Well, the weather is not changing in our floodwater-friendly capitol, where a torrent of anti-choice bills is raining down on our heads. It is simply foul.

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Legal Wrap: A Big Win in Louisiana Comes as More States Advance Abortion Restrictions

Reproductive rights activists help defeat a proposed abortion restriction in Louisiana, while a bunch of new restrictions pop up in states across the country.

Reproductive rights activists help defeat a proposed abortion restriction in Louisiana, while a bunch of new restrictions pop up in states across the country.

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Missouri 72-Hour Abortion Waiting Period Bills Move Through Committee

If any of the bills passed, Missouri would join Utah and South Dakota as the only states with 72-hour waiting periods.

If any of the bills passed, Missouri would join Utah and South Dakota as the only states with 72-hour waiting periods.

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Missouri Legislators File Waiting Period, Forced Ultrasound Bills

State Sen. David Sater filed SB 519, which would increase the state's current 24-hour waiting period for women seeking an abortion to 72 hours, while state Rep. Ron Hicks filed HB 1148, which would make ultrasounds 24 hours prior to an abortion mandatory.

State Sen. David Sater filed SB 519, which would increase the state’s current 24-hour waiting period for women seeking an abortion to 72 hours, while state Rep. Ron Hicks filed HB 1148, which would make ultrasounds 24 hours prior to an abortion mandatory.

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South Dakota Senate Passes 72-Hour “No Weekends or Holiday” Waiting Period

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It is now up to the governor to sign or veto the bill. Does he really want to pay for another court challenge?

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Exactly How Long Do CPCs Need for Counseling? In South Dakota, a Reeaally Long Time

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When legislatures write laws to enforce other laws that the courts have blocked, you know they really just want to ban abortion any way they can.

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Anti-Choice Activists Claim 72-Hour “No Weekends” Period Needed Because… God

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Why does South Dakota’s new waiting period not include weekends? Because God.

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South Dakota Law Would Mandate Weekends and Holidays Can’t Count in Abortion Waiting Period

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Sorry, folks, weekends and holidays don’t apply.

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Utah 72-Hour Waiting Period To Begin This Week

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If the law goes into effect, it will be the nation’s longest waiting period, and other states will be likely to follow suit.

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Utah Governor Signs 72-Hour Wait Into Law, Becomes Second State to Mandate Three Day Wait

Despite the fact that South Dakota’s three day wait has been on hold for being likely unconstitutional, Utah’s governor has signed the bill anyway.

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