A judge will decide whether the nation’s longest waiting period will be put on hold until its constitutionality is ruled on.
Judge rules that Montgomery County, MD, overstepped on signage requirement at crisis pregnancy centers, fetal pain bill struck down in Arkansas, North Dakota bishops make list of charities Catholics shouldn’t support, IRS set to become abortion police if H.R. 3 passes.
Earlier this month, the New York City Council passed a bill which requires limited service pregnancy centers, also known as crisis pregnancy centers, to disclose the services they do and don’t provide. These centers which are not health care facilities, have a history of lying to women and disseminating misinformation in service to their anti-abortion agenda.
Today Washington State advocates for and against a bill mandating limited service pregnancy centers provide accurate, clear, honest and timely information about their services turned out by the hundreds. If the legislation passes, Washington State will become the first in the nation to legislate crisis pregnancy centers statewide.
Oral sex and head and neck cancer, Baltimore CPC law is struck down, parental notification in New Mexico, making judicial bypass harder on teens, and a cosponsor of the “it’s not rape unless you’re forced” bill says they didn’t mean it that way.
New York’s city council debates regulating so called “Crisis Pregnancy Centers,” requiring them to post signs stating they do not offer abortion services or referrals.
Crisis pregnancy centers, Christine O’Donnell, condoms and concussions. This week’s Weekly Pulse is brought to you by the letter C.
Like Maryland and Austin, New York City will also try passing a city ordinance saying crisis pregnancy centers must advertise they do not provide or refer for abortions.
The HBO Documentary, 12th and Delaware, provides a rare glimpse of what women face every day in “crisis pregnancy clinics.” The filmmakers don’t propagandize or proselytize. They just show what really happens. Don’t miss it.
Rep. Carolyn Maloney and Rep. Menendez have introduced the Stop Deceptive Advertising in Women’s Services Act to prohibit crisis pregnancy centers from their deceptive advertising tactics.