Much of the defense of the contraception mandate in the Affordable Care Act has focused on the public benefit to making contraception widely available and affordable. But there are a lot of reasons to uphold the mandate that have nothing to do with birth control.
Michigan lawmakers push through an anti-democratic new abortion restriction, while the Senate actually gets some work done.
Opponents of Texas’ new omnibus anti-choice law went to court Monday morning to ask a federal judge to block two tenets of HB 2 that require abortion providers to secure admitting privileges at nearby hospitals and restrict the prescription of a medication abortion regimen.
Life in Kansas officially legally begins at fertilization thanks to the governor’s signature on a far-reaching anti-choice bill.
Rights groups tonight filed a motion for an emergency injunction against HB 2036, the Arizona law that, among other things, bans abortions after 20 weeks.
The two groups are challenging the country’s most restrictive so-called “fetal pain” ban yet.