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Lindsay Love: Young People Picking Up the Political Torch

Montana House candidate Lindsay Love discusses how activism, gender, youth and reproductive health are affecting her state campaign.

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Back To School: The Politics of Sex Education in the States

A roundup of sex ed news as students across the country head back into the classroom.

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Montana Personhood Amendment Fails To Get Signatures

Personhood for fertilized eggs with not be on the Montana ballot this year due to a lack of signatures supporting an amendment.

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‘Egg-as-Person’ Efforts Notch Another Loss

Ultra-conservative religious activists have suffered another set back in their quest to legally define a fertilized egg as a person.

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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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Regional Groups Find Allies in New Places

While ultra-conservatives attempt to derail health reform with intellectually dishonest charges of taxpayer-funded abortion, state and local pro-choice advocates seek more centrist issues to attract allies to the greater cause.

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CHIP and Contraception: Legislative Interference in Montana

Montana is one of only four states—along with North Dakota, Pennsylvania, and Texas—that have legislative bans on the coverage of contraceptives by CHIP.

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Montana “Egg As Person” Initiative Signature Count Falls Short

The egg-as-person initiative in Montana was stopped dead in its tracks yesterday when groups backing the initiative failed to obtain enough signatures to put the measure on the ballot.

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No Pills for You!

A pharmacy in Great Falls, Montana has refused to fill a woman's birth control prescription. The reason? The owners believe that contraceptives are dangerous for women.

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