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Attorneys Ask Court to Skip Trial in Fight Over Alabama Admitting Privileges Law

Competing motions filed by attorneys for the State of Alabama and three abortion clinics in the state have asked a federal court to rule without a trial on the constitutionality of the state's admitting privileges law.

Competing motions filed by attorneys for the State of Alabama and three abortion clinics in the state have asked a federal court to rule without a trial on the constitutionality of the state’s admitting privileges law.

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Abortion Services Restored at Whole Woman’s Health in Fort Worth, Texas

Amy Hagstrom Miller (above), CEO at Whole Woman's Health, speaking at a press conference earlier this month.

Whole Woman’s Health in Fort Worth, recently forced to close due to stringent restrictions passed by the Texas legislature, has once again opened its doors to clients after a doctor affiliated with the clinic obtained admitting privileges at a nearby hospital.

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Anti-Choice Group Sends Graphic Mailers Comparing Abortion Providers to ‘Hired Killers’ (UPDATED)

An anti-choice organization in Texas has claimed to have mailed flyers to every doctors office around the state that refers to clinics that provide abortions as “hired killers.”

Life Dynamics says it mailed the flyers, which feature an image of what looks to be an aborted fetus, to every doctor’s office in the state. The president of the group posted an image of the flyer on Facebook Friday, noting that “there will be a ruckus and this is just the first shot of the ruckus that’s coming.”

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Supreme Court Refuses to Block Texas’ Admitting Privileges Requirement

A pair of bills that would require abortion providers to obtain admitting privileges at a hospital within 30 miles of the clinics where they perform abortions are working their way through the Oklahoma legislature.

A 5-4 decision leaves in place a Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals order that allows portions of HB 2 to take effect while a lawsuit challenging the law proceeds.

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National Right to Life Thinks Texas Woman Denied an Abortion Is ‘Hilarious’

What's funny about forced pregnancy?

What’s funny about forced pregnancy?

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The Texas HB 2 SCOTUS Petition: What It Means, and What Happens Next

Texas is shutting down abortion clinics, driving privileged women to travel far for abortion, and forcing lower-income women to endure forced pregnancy. This is where the entire country is headed, if the anti-choice movement prevails in the courts.

What does Monday’s Supreme Court filing mean for the legal battle over Texas’ omnibus anti-abortion law?

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Texas Abortion Providers File Emergency Petition With Supreme Court Over HB 2

Attorneys for reproductive health-care providers in Texas filed an emergency petition with the Roberts Court Monday morning as a health-care crisis grips the state.

Attorneys for reproductive health-care providers in Texas filed an emergency petition with the Roberts Court Monday morning as a health-care crisis grips the state.

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Texas Abortion Clinics Cancel Dozens of Appointments as HB 2 Takes Effect

Amy Hagstrom Miller (above, at left), the CEO at Whole Woman's Health.

One Texas abortion provider said that she canceled 45 scheduled abortion procedures Friday morning as a result of the state’s omnibus anti-abortion access law.

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Decision Reinstating Texas Anti-Choice Law Heavy on Judgment, Light on Reasoning

Under current state law, only a small subset of rape survivors qualify for such orders.

On Thursday, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals showed it won’t let law and procedure get in the way when it comes to restricting abortion access.

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One-Third of Texas Abortion Providers Expected to Close After Fifth Circuit Ruling

The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has blocked a lower federal court's injunction against part of a Texas anti-choice law, which experts say will now have the result of shuttering about a third of the state's abortion clinics.

The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has blocked a lower federal court’s injunction against part of a Texas anti-choice law, which experts say will now have the result of shuttering about a third of the state’s abortion clinics.

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