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.
Nebraska is proposing a parental consent law for teens seeking abortions, while Ohio contemplates making the judicial bypass process even harder.
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.
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…
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.
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.”
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…
A new report from the Center for Reproductive Rights reviews the losses of women’s rights throughout the states in the aftermath of health reform.
Encouraged by far right primary wins and a victory in removing abortion care from federal healthcare, anti-choice extremists are going even further to show their true colors and true agenda: taking away every woman’s choice in all circumstances.
RHRealityCheck’s Pamela Meritt is on her way to Alaska to learn more about the attempt to pass a parental notification law in the state this November, so here’s an amendment update.