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Trump picks anti-abortion activist for key post
Press Herald, Maine - April 29, 2017

WASHINGTON â President Trump announced Friday that he will appoint Charmaine Yoest, one of the nation's most prominent anti-abortion activists, to a high-level post in the Health and Human Services department. Yoest, a former Reagan administration ...

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College makes staff vow to oppose gay marriage, abortion
New York Post, New York - April 28, 2017

MONTREAT, N.C. â A private North Carolina Christian college is insisting that its faculty and staff sign a document that opposes same-sex marriage and abortion. One faculty member says she and eight of her colleagues have refused to sign it and are ...

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Virginia is wrong to target a woman after an abortion
Washington Post, District of Columbia - April 28, 2017

In Virginia, a woman is facing a felony charge of producing an abortion or miscarriage in the third trimester of her pregnancy. This is another example of overreach and targeting of a pregnant woman. The law she is accused of breaking was intended to

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How Democrats Got Mired In A Nasty Internal Battle Over Abortion
Huffington Post, US - April 28, 2017

WASHINGTON â National reproductive rights groups counted it as a major victory last week when the Democratic National Committee doubled down on its commitment to abortion rights amid anger at its support for Heath Mello, an anti-abortion candidate for ...

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Trump officials say the UN supports coercive abortion in China. But ...
PRI, - April 28, 2017

In slashing financial support for the United Nations Population Fund, the Trump administration revived nefarious claims that the agency supports coercive ...

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New website helps US women self-induce abortions - BBC News
BBC News, GB - April 28, 2017

An international advocacy group has launched a website in the US to help women self-induce abortions due to concerns about restrictive laws.Women Help Women

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When Science & Morality Agree – 20 Week Abortion Bans
American Center for Law and Justice, - April 28, 2017

Over the last several years, many state legislatures around the nation have taken important steps towards upholding their mandates to protect the most vulnerable of their citizenry.  Sixteen states have passed laws that ban abortions at the point at which the ...

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Public funding for abortion moves forward in Illinois: This week in ...
Slate Magazine (blog), New Mexico - April 28, 2017

This week, leaked documents showing Donald Trump’s budget calculations revealed plans to eliminate all funding for the State Department’s Office of Global

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If abortions become illegal, here's how the government will prosecute women who have them
Washington Post, District of Columbia - April 28, 2017

As a Vermont prosecutor in 1968, three years before the court struck down state abortion bans, cops woke Leahy up in the middle of the night, because âa young co-ed nearly died from bleeding from a botched abortion.â The senatorâs drift was clear: If confirmed ...

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State News: Sanctuary City Funding Threat, Abortion Restrictions
Door County Pulse - April 28, 2017

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke is applauding a letter the U.S. Department of Justice sent last week. Milwaukee County was one of nine so-called âsanctuaryâ communities across the country to get a letter from the DOJ threatening to withhold, suspend or ...

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Mexican pro-lifers demand expulsion of 'abortion ship'
Crux: Covering all things Catholic, - April 28, 2017

A ship owned by the Dutch NGO Women on Waves, which is an abortion-provider, has dropped anchor in international waters near Mexico where abortion is illegal except in cases of rape, causing outcry from pro-life advocates. The boat will allow women to have

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This Is How Much Abortion Costs In Australia And Why
BuzzFeed News, - April 28, 2017

Let's begin with medical abortions, which involve taking drugs within the first nine weeks of a pregnancy, after which a surgical termination may be recommended.Surgical abortions can involve fees for an anaesthetist and surgeon, however with medical abort

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Building With Abortion Clinic Evacuated After Fireworks Explode, Bomb Threat
NBC4 Washington, - April 27, 2017

A Northern Virginia office building that houses a clinic that performs abortions was evacuated twice Thursday after fireworks exploded inside an elevator and then a bomb threat was found. Police gave the all-clear later in the day; no bomb was found

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Police Investigate Bomb Scares at Virginia Abortion Clinic
U.S. News & World Report, New Mexico - April 27, 2017

Police Investigate Bomb Scares at Virginia Abortion Clinic. Police in northern Virginia say someone set of fireworks in an elevator and left sheets of paper with the word "bomb" at a building that includes an abortion clinic. | April 27, 2017, at 4:31 ...

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Planned Parenthood Touts Grandmas for Abortion
Breitbart News, - April 27, 2017

âGrandmas for Reproductive Rightsâ (GRR) engages in letter-writing to legislators and joins rallies at statehouses to protect abortion-on-demand. âThere is something about grandmothers doing this, working with this and caring, because it's not for us

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