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What’s the Answer to Abortion in the Age of the Prison-Industrial Complex? Lock Women Up and Throw Away the Key

Women were once seen as “second victims” of abortion. Now, as women face murder trials for unintended pregnancy losses, they’re potential fodder for a prison system that is steadily becoming one of the biggest businesses in the country.

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Now It’s Clear: “Pro-Life” Means “Pro-Imprisonment”

Must “restoring the historic right to life accorded to unborn children” require that women, including new mothers who have given birth, go to prison?

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Abortion is Legal: So Why is Self-Abortion Care a Crime?

Last week, a 20-year-old woman in New York City was arrested on charges of “self-induced abortion” and faces first-degree misdemeanor charges.  Initial news reports indicate that she intentionally caused the miscarriage/abortion of her 24-week fetus.  The woman disposed of the fetus in what was probably the only way she could think of: wrapped in plastic bags and placed in the trash receptacle of her apartment building.

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Pregnant Occupy Protester Miscarries After Being Beaten and Sprayed by Police

Crooks and Liars is reporting that 19-year old Jennifer Fox, who was beaten and sprayed last Thursday at the same OWS demonstration in which an 84-year old woman was sprayed, miscarried her three-month fetus on Sunday.

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Woman Sues Ikea-China, Blaming Miscarriage on Exposure to Environmental Toxins at Her Job

A woman blames a Chinese Ikea’s lack of following regulation for causing her to lose her pregnancy.

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Have Doctors Found The “Fertility Switch?”

A new study thinks it may not only have found a way to battle infertility, but could create new forms of birth control, too.

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Listeria Responsible for Iowa Miscarriage

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Can we please have more food safety regulations?

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Ibuprofen May Be Raising Miscarriage Risk

A new study believes that taking anti-inflammatory drugs may be doubling your chance of miscarriage.

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Bachmann Again Brings Up Miscarriage As Part of Her Anti-Choice Conversion at Campaign Stop

Is her miscarriage talking point beginning to turn into a regular part of her stump speech?

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Could Your Printer Be Making You Miscarry?

Is there any chemical in common use now that doesn’t heighten miscarriage risk?

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