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Roundup: When Anti-Choice Bills Go Badly For Activists

South Carolina anti-choice legislators can’t seem to get together for a bill to add a 24-hour waiting period while the Georgia House Speaker doesn’t seem to be onboard with the Georgia Right to Life’s goal for a constitutional challenge to Roe v Wade.

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Reproductive and Sexual Health in the States: Two Steps Forward, Several Steps Back

By the end of March, 825 measures had been introduced in the 44 legislatures that have convened so far in 2010.

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Roundup: Louisiana and Virginia Make it Harder to Get Coverage of Abortion

The Louisiana House passes a bill that will ban all insurance coverage of abortions while Virginia passes amendment that potentially removes insurance coverage of abortion for state workers and outlaws abortion procedures in a state-run hospitals.

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Repro-Briefs: States Banning Coverage for Abortion Care

We wanted reform.  Instead, we got a loophole that may take away abortion coverage all together as states move to ban insurance coverage of abortion care.

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Roundup: Ultrasound Bills Across States Fare Different Fates

Louisiana, Oklahoma legislatures take steps towards requiring women seeking abortions to view ultrasounds and hear a description. Meanwhile South Carolina considers a compromised version of their “ultrasound bill” which wouldn’t require an ultrasound at all.

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Louisiana Law To Allow ‘Alternative Science Texts’ In Public Schools

The Louisiana Senate just passed a bill to allow public school teachers to “supplement” their science materials specifically addressing evolution and global warming in the bill itself.

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