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Man Who Plotted Abortion Bombs Pleads Guilty

A North Carolina man who was accused of telling others how to make bombs for abortion clinics has pled guilty to the charges.

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Roundup: Clinic Violence, Clinic Closure, and Abstinence Ed Tries Self-Funding

A plot to bomb a women’s clinic is discovered, one of Missouri’s two clinics can’t provide abortions for a month, and abstinence education groups get to get the raise money to get government funds.

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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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Lessons From a Failed Syphilis Elimination Strategy

Syphillis is easily diagnosed and treated. Yet efforts to eliminate syphillis in specific geographic areas have failed because they ignored deep economic, social, and racial disparities that perpetuate the risks of infection and disease.

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Doctors v. Midwives: A Gross Double Standard?

Doctors in North Carolina performed a cesarean section on a woman who was not pregnant. The disciplinary action? A public “letter of concern.” A midwife would have had her license revoked. What’s wrong with this picture?

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Repro-Briefs: One Man’s Crusade to Eliminate State Insurance Coverage for Abortion Care and Other News

One man fights hard to remove abortion coverage across the state of North Carolina, and other states move forward on legislation which limits choice.

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Roundup: On Waivers, Prenatal Care, Personhood and Slavery

Stupak’s stance could deny prenatal care for his own suffering district, the rhetoric of abortion waivers and slavery, and other stories.

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Stoking Fire: Anti-Choice Leader Arrested for Trespassing and Stalking

Flip Benham, head of Operation Save America, was arrested twice in February, once by a church who agrees with his anti-choice method but not his tactics.

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Roundup: The Slippery Slope of Abortion Coverage In Insurance

Kansas lawmakers are starting to use the same language about tax dollars to apply to private health insurance coverage of abortion services.

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Terror in Charlotte

Staff at a clinic in Charlotte, N.C., under attack from anti-choice “terrorists” work in conditions most would find unendurable. Why? They say: “We believe in what we do. And some of us came to work here after being patients here ourselves.”

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