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An Oklahoman Apologizes for Oklahoma’s Politicians

On behalf of the great state of Oklahoma I want to take this opportunity to apologize.

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Center For Reproductive Rights Files Suit Over “Egg As Person” Ballot Initiative In Oklahoma

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The reproductive law group is looking for another win in Oklahoma.

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Santorum Successfully Woos Oklahoma Primary Voters by Signing Radical Petition to Ban Birth Control

While campaigning in Oklahoma, Rick Santorum signed the Personhood petition that is being circulated in that state.  Santorum’s signature is no surprise, as all of the GOP nominees have jumped on that bandwagon.  But, Rick continues to try to have it both ways.

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Randall Terry May Have Won A Delegate In Oklahoma

Oh no!  Does this mean Obama’s hopes of winning Oklahoma are over?

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Oklahoma Senate Wants Fetus To “Speak” To Woman Before the Abortion

The senate passes a bill to have providers offer to let women seeking a termination listen to the heartbeat first so the fetus can “communicate.”

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Change Is A-Coming (Or, as They Say in Oklahoma, “If I Wanted Government in My Womb, I’d F*ck a Senator”)

I am so excited I am beside myself. I am giddy because I can see that change is a coming.

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By-passing Real People: Oklahoma Legislature Tries to Pass Egg-as-Person Bill

Popular distaste for “personhood” bills has been evidence in Colorado and Mississippi. So, Oklahoma legislators are seeking the same end result through a different strategy: legislation that lays the groundwork for potential prohibition of in-vitro fertilization (IVF) treatments, oral contraception, and IUDs, and the granting of fatherhood rights at conception.

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Please, Don’t Eat The Fetuses

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An Oklahoma legislator wants to ban “aborted fetuses in food.”

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Oklahoma Law Outlawing Medication-Abortion Temporarily Blocked by Court

A judge issued a temporary injunction on the law, saying other states are still in mid-legal challenge over it.

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Sanity Prevails in Oklahoma, For Now

After facing strong opposition to a targeted attack on Planned Parenthood’s WIC program, Oklahoma’s legislators have allowed a bill threatening the health of needy infants and children to die in committee.

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