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Religious employers object to state abortion 'mandate'
Niagara Gazette, New York - June 24, 2017

ALBANY â Led by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany, several religious organizations and secular employers are waging a legal challenge to what they call a "back door" effort by the Cuomo administration to force them to pay for the state's "abortion ...

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Missouri attorney general could gain power over abortion law
Journal Times, Wisconsin - June 24, 2017

Currently, a St. Louis Planned Parenthood clinic is the only licensed abortion facility in the state, and the city prosecutor is former Democratic state lawmaker Kim Gardner, who previously served in the state House with Koenig. Gardner in 2014 voted against requiring ...

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Analysis: Groups issue warning with Arkansas abortion suits | The ...
Sacramento Bee, California - June 24, 2017

A pair of lawsuits challenging several new abortion restrictions in Arkansas is meant to send a message to conservatives who view the solidly Republican ...

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Anti-abortion groups get big boost in state budget
Charlotte Observer, District of Columbia - June 24, 2017

The groups call themselves âpregnancy resource centers.â They used to be called âcrisis pregnancy centers,â and have long been the bane of abortion-rights advocates, who say they mislead pregnant women into thinking they are abortion clinics, and then

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Illinois Compels MDs to Discuss “Benefits” of Abortion
National Review - June 24, 2017

I have predicted that âmedical conscienceâ will become a huge social controversy in the next decades as culture of death proponents seek to force pro-life doctors out of medicine by compelling them to be complicit in life-taking acts such as abortion

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Catholic groups protest NY abortion policy
Oneonta Daily Star, New York - June 23, 2017

ALBANY â Led by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany, several religious organizations and secular employers are waging a legal challenge to what they call a "back door" effort by the Cuomo administration to force them to pay for the state's "abortion ...

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Anti-abortion groups get big boost in state budget
News & Observer, New Mexico - June 23, 2017

The groups call themselves âpregnancy resource centers.â They used to be called âcrisis pregnancy centers,â and have long been the bane of abortion-rights advocates, who say they mislead pregnant women into thinking they are abortion clinics, and then

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Meghan Kallman and Sandra Cano: Assembly should pass abortion bill
The Providence Journal, - June 23, 2017

Sen. Gayle Goldin and Rep. Edith Ajello, both Providence Democrats, have introduced the Reproductive Health Care Act of 2017, currently under consideration by the Rhode Island General Assembly. If passed, this legislation would ensure that the right to abo

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Abortion Rights, Opposition Groups Spend $1M On 6th District Race
WABE 90.1 FM, - June 23, 2017

All told, groups that support or oppose abortion rights spent more than $1 million on the race. The majority of that came from Planned Parenthood's action fund. It spent $800,000 to support Democrat Jon Ossoff. The action fund did not return a call for this article. ...

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Glow Deserves All The Applause For How It Handles Abortion
Refinery29, - June 23, 2017

When an abortion actually occurs on television, it's usually because the pregnant character is given as little time as possible to think or talk about the procedure. Take Jane The Virginâs Xiomara (Andrea Navedo) for example. When the mom-of-one found out she ...

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Abortion Debate Roils Final Health Care Push
NBCNews.com, - June 23, 2017

WASHINGTON â The Senate health care bill contains sweeping new restrictions on abortion coverage and defunds Planned Parenthood, setting up a complicated fight that could potentially imperil its passage. Under the Better Care Reconciliation Act ...

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Planned Parenthood allowed to join suit challenging Ky abortion clinic rules, judge says
The Courier-Journal, Kentucky - June 23, 2017

Planned Parenthood will be allowed to join a federal lawsuit challenging state regulations it and another clinic claim are being improperly used by officials to block them from obtaining licenses to provide abortions.U.S. District Judge Greg Stivers on Friday ...

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UN Women steps up efforts to promote abortion worldwide
Lifesite, Pennsylvania - June 23, 2017

NEW YORK, June 23 (C-Fam) â UN Women's new draft strategic plan signals a change of focus for the agency from consensual policies to possibly promoting abortion among other controversial social policies. The agency's leadership expressed no ...

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Missouri's already severe abortion restrictions could get even worse
ThinkProgress, District of Columbia - June 23, 2017

But Missouri's abortion restrictions may become even more strict, now that the legislature is considering a bill that would give its attorney general the power to enforce any abortion law, overturn a St. Louis ordinance that protects people from

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The Science Behind the “Abortion Pill”
Smithsonian, - June 23, 2017

Wade may have legalized abortion in America 45 years ago, but the fight it ignited is far from over. While abortion is still legal, many states have since passed laws that restrict access to abortion to varying degrees—making it more expensive, difficult or even ...

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