An amendment to add a parental consent for abortions law kills a law that would require consent for teens who want to use a tanning bed.
The Governors of Connecticut and Vermont and the Mayor of New York City described the devastating effects the GOP’s cuts to Title X and Planned Parenthood would have on women in their states.
Two men can be listed on the birth certificates of their twins in Connecticut, Saletan looks at the Gosnell case, the “state of the unborn,” Rep. Smith’s new protected class of people, and Gov. Rick Perry (R-TX) declares forced ultrasound bill to be an “emergency.”
Although there are still signs that comprehensive sex ed is necessary, a growing number of teens report engaging in less risky sexual behavior.
By the end of March, 825 measures had been introduced in the 44 legislatures that have convened so far in 2010.
Connecticut Catholic Bishops' claim that they are the real victims of new legislation that stops Connecticut hospitals from denying emergency contraception to women who have been raped.