Abortion Information

20-week abortion ban gets final approval in Iowa Legislature


20-week abortion ban gets final approval in Iowa Legislature
DesMoinesRegister.com

Most abortions in Iowa will be banned after 20 weeks under a bill that received final approval Tuesday from the Iowa Legislature.After a heated debate, the Iowa Senate voted 30-20 to pass Senate File 471, which heads to Gov. Terry Branstad,

full story

 read more

Related news

Abortion mandate cases returned to lower courts
BP News, Tennessee - May 16, 2016

Poor are not abandoned in legal purgatory."GuideStone President O.S. Hawkins said in written comments, "We are thankful, first and foremost, to the Lord for this decision. We appreciate the diligence of our legal teams in working through the legal and constitutional ...

more

US Media Don't Need to Look Abroad to Find an Abortion Crisis
Common Dreams (press release), Maine - October 9, 2016

Tens of thousands demonstrated last week against the Polish government's plans to tighten the country's abortion law. (Photo: Reuters)US media saw a story in the work boycott and street protests by some 6 million women in Poland that led to a reversal of government ...

more

Christmas caroling at abortion facilities saves lives of preborn babies
Live Action News - December 25, 2016

Pro-Life Action League and Pro-Life Action Ministries hosted their 13th annual “Peace in the Womb” Christmas caroling event this week, and according to Life Site News, babies lives were saved — not by sidewalk counselors offering women help, but merely by ...

more

How the 40-year battle over abortion blocked Zika funding
McClatchy Washington Bureau, Washington - September 18, 2016

Henry Hyde, an Illinois Republican, pushed through Congress a ban on Planned Parenthood and other providers using Medicaid funds to pay for abortions. The prohibition, still in force today, would put financial pressure on Planned Parenthood to find private money ...

more

Ducey OKs abortion law repeals and bill targeting providers
News & Observer, New Mexico - May 18, 2016

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey signed legislation Tuesday that repeals a pair of laws targeting abortion that state attorneys said appeared to be indefensible in court but signed another bill that opponents say is designed to make it easier to cut off abortion providers ...

more

More from Iowa

Trending today

Rauner won't say why he changed position on expanded abortion ...

"I dislike the Illinois law that restricts abortion coverage under the state Medicaid plan ...

Wisconsin Man Accused of Performing Crude Abortion on Girl

A Wisconsin man is accused of impregnating an underage girl and performing a crude abortion ...

Working the Demand Side of the Anti-Abortion Cause — Democrats ...

Every couple of years, it seems, a Republican politician explaining his opposition to abortion ...

Abortion Lobby Doesn't Want Women Informed About Choices

Pro-abortion types claim they are “pro-choice.” But they apparently don't want women ...

Conservative Group Challenges Abortion Regulation Changes ...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The conservative Family Foundation of Virginia is filing a legal ...

Local Updates

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming