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Bay Area political events: people's budget, abortion rights
SFGate, - August 20, 2017

Abortion rights: Rally outside San Francisco Hall of Justice to oppose David Daleiden and Sandra Merritt, who are charged with felony invasion of privacy for allegedly secretly recording conversations with abortion providers. 9 a.m. Thursday at 850 Bryant St. in ...

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Correction: Abortion-Oregon story
ABC News, US - August 18, 2017

In stories Aug. 15 and July 5 about Oregon's expansion of abortion and reproductive health care coverage, The Associated Press reported erroneously the amount of money allocated from the general fund for reproductive health care coverage to immigrants ...

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San Diego Doctor Says Therapy Can Reverse Effects of a Medical Abortion
NBC 7 San Diego, - August 18, 2017

A San Diego doctor tells NBC 7 Investigates he can reverse the effects of a medical abortion and plans on releasing a study on his findings later this year. The therapy is not FDA approved and some doctors have questioned the evidence behind the therapy’s success. ...

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A Litany of Horror at the UK's Second-Largest Abortion Provider
National Catholic Register (blog), Connecticut - August 18, 2017

Thousands of pro-life advocates in the U.K. have signed a petition calling on Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt to strip Marie Stopes International (MSI), the country’s second-largest abortion provider, of its license to perform abortions.The petition comes in the ...

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San Diego Doctor Says Therapy Can Reverse Effects of a Medical Abortion
NBC 7 San Diego, - August 18, 2017

A San Diego doctor tells NBC 7 Investigates he can reverse the effects of a medical abortion and plans on releasing a study on his findings later this year. The therapy is not FDA approved and some doctors have questioned the evidence behind the therapy’s success. ...

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Toledo abortion clinic asks Supreme Court justice to remove herself from case
Toledo Blade, Ohio - August 18, 2017

“It is important to note that while Justice Kennedy may be perfectly able to decide this abortion case impartially and free from bias, recusal is still required given that the bar is set low: when a judge’s impartiality might be reasonably questioned,” she ...

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How controversial science can make it harder to get an abortion
Yahoo News, - August 18, 2017

An abortion can be an emotional experience that raises questions about a woman's relationships, past regrets, and future. She might want to confide in someone about these feelings in the following weeks, months, or years. Abortion opponents have taken tha

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Texas special session sees success for slew of anti-abortion bills
El Paso Times, Texas - August 18, 2017

Three of the twelve bills that passed during the special legislative session enacted regulations targeting abortion â amplifying the success anti-abortion advocates saw in the regular session when lawmakers adopted a sweeping proposal banning multiple pr

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Dem infighting over abortion 'litmus test' poses new headache
Fox News, New York - August 18, 2017

Washington Democrats' split over the abortion issue first ignited in April when new Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez told The Huffington Post: âEvery Democrat, like every American, should support a woman's right to make her own choices ...

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High court weighs constitutionality of Chile's abortion bill
The Tidings, California - August 17, 2017

Chile's constitutional court began discussion Aug. 16 on the unconstitutionality petition filed by legislators of Chile Vamos, a coalition opposed to the government of President Michelle Bachelet. Bachelet has made relaxing abortion restrictions a priority of her ...

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Texas abortion law an echo of Kansas' bizarre debate on erectile dysfunction
Topeka Capital Journal (blog), Kansas - August 17, 2017

Cities and counties in Texas couldn't partner with abortion providers such as Planned Parenthood under a bill approved by the Republican-controlled state Senate. The measure cleared the chamber 21-10 on Wednesday, after first hitting the floor in a post

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Abortion is complicated. Disputed science doesn't help.
Mashable, California - August 17, 2017

An abortion can be an emotional experience that raises questions about a woman's relationships, past regrets, and future. She might want to confide in someone about these feelings in the following weeks, months, or years. Abortion opponents have taken

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Activists want Charlotte to crack down harder on abortion clinic harassment
Charlotte Observer, District of Columbia - August 17, 2017

âThe fact is abortion is legal, it's safe, it's really not even controversial when you think about it,â said Jen Ferris of Progress NC, who organized the event. âYet there are people who make it completely inaccessible to those who need it and those

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Indian Girl, 10, Who Was Raped and Denied an Abortion Gives Birth
New York Times, New York - August 17, 2017

NEW DELHI â A 10-year-old Indian girl who was raped by an uncle, and then lost her legal battle to have an abortion, gave birth on Thursday to a girl. The girl, who was under general anesthesia while the baby was delivered by cesarean section, had not ...

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Thrust Into Chile's Abortion Fight, Woman Who Urged Change May ...
New York Times, New York - August 17, 2017

After Karen Espíndola had a wrenching pregnancy she was told she couldn't end, she became an activist. Now, Chile's constitutional court is set to rule on a law ...

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