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Senator Proposes National Parental Notification Law

Boozman claims without it, teens will sneak across state lines for an abortion.

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New Zealand Begins To Fight Over Parental Notification

An anti-choice group in New Zealand is trying to rally parents to demand their daughters not be able to receive abortions without parental involvement.

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Florida Moves Forward on Parental Notification Bill

Changes in the rules for minor girls seeking abortions are pushing through the Florida House.

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Roundup: Texas HIV Programs Forced to Turn Away Low Income Patients

Montana may have parental notification ballot measure, homebirth by midwife could be covered by insurance in Vermont, Texas turning away HIV patients, hospital merger in Arizona, and Planned Parenthood of South Florida responds to Rep. Alan West.

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Nebraska and Ohio Latest States to Try to Pass Parental Consent Laws

Nebraska is proposing a parental consent law for teens seeking abortions, while Ohio contemplates making the judicial bypass process even harder.

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Morning Roundup: Baltimore CPC Law Struck Down

Oral sex and head and neck cancer, Baltimore CPC law is struck down, parental notification in New Mexico, making judicial bypass harder on teens, and a cosponsor of the “it’s not rape unless you’re forced” bill says they didn’t mean it that way.

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Afternoon Roundup: Americans Support Contraception Access Yet Legislators Move The Other Way?

It’s the law for many women: a space to breast-feed or pump at work, but where and how?; Most Americans support access to contraception yet increasingly the political winds are blowing the other way; New Hampshire’s parental notification bill and more…

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Morning Roundup: Alaska Parental Notification Law Upheld, Stripped of Physician Punishment

Abortion rulings in Alaska and (expected soon) in Ireland; closeted teachers; science  doesn’t match the beliefs of the Family Research Council; and “Choice on Earth” cards from Planned Parenthood.

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Is New Hampshire Considering a Parental Notification Law?

The new legislature claims 2011 will be all about the economy, but states a parental notificiation law could be considered since it’s “non-controversial.”

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Repro Rights Afternoon Style: Protesting the Death of a Pregnant Prisoner, Planned Parenthood Sues Alaska

Where are the pro-life forces when a pregnant inmate dies from lack of reproductive health care in jail and how can we prevent this from happening to other women? Planned Parenthood sues the state of Alaska, and it seems that physicians are giving women seeking birth control unnecessary pelvic exams…

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