Democrats Seek Reversal Of Ban On Federal Abortion FundingThe law that bans federal funding for Medicaid coverage of most abortions is now in the spotlight some 40 years after it was passed by Congress, emerging as an election issue in the national debate over the procedure.
'Daily Show' Facing Backlash For 'Go Knock Someone Up In Texas' Abortion Ruling Tweet"The Daily Show'' is facing backlash on social media for a tweet about the Supreme Court's decision on Texas abortion laws.
Oklahoma Lawmakers Approve Bill Effectively Banning Abortion By Making It Felony For Doctors To Perform ProcedureOklahoma lawmakers have moved to effectively ban abortion in their state by making it a felony for doctors to perform the procedure.
Christie Says He Thinks Trump 'Misspoke' In Remark About Women Being Punished For AbortionsNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Wednesday that he thought Trump “misspoke” when he said there should be “some form of punishment” for women who get abortions.
Utah First State To Require Doctors Give Anesthesia To Women Having AbortionsThe governor of Utah signed a bill Monday that makes Utah the first state to require doctors to give anesthesia to women having an abortion at 20 weeks of pregnancy or later.
Supreme Court Deeply Divided Over Biggest Abortion Case In A DecadeThe court's most significant abortion case since the early 1990s crackled with intensity during 85 minutes of pointed questions from liberal and conservative justices.
CBS News: FBI Reports Uptick In Attacks On Reproductive Health FacilitiesLaw enforcement authorities have reported an uptick in attacks on reproductive health care facilities as Congress grapples over the future of funding for Planned Parenthood, CBS News has learned.
Covert Video Targets Planned Parenthood Fetal-Parts PolicyPlanned Parenthood says the activity in question is the legal, not-for-profit donation of fetal tissue to research firms.
Christie Backs Legislation That Would Ban Abortion After 20 Weeks' PregnancyNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Monday that he is backing federal legislation that would ban abortions at 20 weeks of pregnancy.
Cops: NY Doctor Chokes Woman, Forces Her To Swallow Abortion Pill After She Says She's PregnantA New York anesthesiologist choked a woman and forced her to swallow a pill that could cause an abortion after she told him she was pregnant, police said.
Women's Equality Bills Reintroduced In N.Y. Senate After Failure Last YearA series of bills dubbed the Women's Equality Act were reintroduced Tuesday in the New York State Senate, after the package was derailed last year over a contentious late-term abortion proposal.
Victims Urge N.Y. State Lawmakers To Strengthen Penalties For Sex TraffickingSex trafficking victims gathered in Albany Tuesday, sharing their stories and urging New York state lawmakers to pass stronger criminal penalties for forcing someone into sexual servitude.