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Can The Abortion Pill Be Reversed? Here's How It Really Works
Romper - August 14, 2017

Over the last few years, anti-abortion activists have tried to legitimize claims that medication-induced abortions can be undone. And, in recent days, this assertion has gain new traction among abortion opponents. But can the abortion pill be reversed?

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Texas Is Poised to Ban All Insurance Coverage for Abortions, Forcing Women to Buy “Rape Insurance”
Slate Magazine (blog), New Mexico - August 14, 2017

The bill would prohibit all insurance companies from covering abortion care in their standard plans, requiring women to pay extra premiums for coverage if they think they may need abortions at some point in the next year. The ban would apply not only to insurance ...

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Upcoming 'Abortion Simulator' Is Likely to Be the Most Controversial iOS "Game" Yet
Touch Arcade, Virginia - August 14, 2017

Per the developer, "Abortion Simulator will put you right in the middle of the surgery room and let you perform various abortions." Featuring abortions ranging from "a few weeks" to "24+ week complex cases," the reprehensible Abortion Simulator seems on track to ...

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Planned Parenthood abortionist performed illegal abortion on 13-year-old girl
Lifesite, Pennsylvania - August 14, 2017

TOPEKA, Kansas, August 11, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) – An abortionist may lose his license or face other disciplinary action after he committed an abortion on a 13-year-old and failed to save baby body parts as is required by law when the patient is so young.T

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Netroots Attendees Protest Anti-Abortion Pregnancy Centers In Atlanta
WABE 90.1 FM, - August 14, 2017

This weekend, about 150 abortion rights demonstrators gathered in downtown Atlanta to protest pregnancy centers that discourage people from following through with their abortion plans. They marched Saturday afternoon to the Cura Women’s Care Cli

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Abortion-Pill Reversal: The Next Frontier of Informed-Consent Laws?
National Catholic Register, Connecticut - August 14, 2017

INDIANAPOLIS â Medication abortions are on their way to becoming the dominant method of abortion in the U.S. But lawmakers are starting to look at whether to change their state's informed-consent laws to let women know of an experimental treatment

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How has the issue of abortion affected your life?
BBC News, GB - August 14, 2017

It's almost 50 years since abortion was legalised in Britain and we would like to hear your experiences surrounding the issue. The 1967 Abortion Act was a bid to end life-threatening backstreet practices, that were often the only option for many women

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Texas Senate OKs requiring separate abortion insurance, even for rape and incest
Chicago Tribune, Illinois - August 13, 2017

Ten states already have laws restricting insurance coverage of abortion in all private insurance plans: Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma and Utah. All make exceptions if the mother's life is endangered; only ...

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Texas Senate OKs restricting insurance coverage for abortion
News & Observer, New Mexico - August 13, 2017

The Republican-controlled Texas Senate backed a plan Saturday night to restrict insurance coverage for abortions, over the objections of opponents who expressed concern it could force some women to make heart-wrenching choices because no exceptions will

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Texas set to restrict insurance coverage for abortion
Sacramento Bee, California - August 12, 2017

The Republican-controlled Texas Legislature is poised to restrict insurance coverage for abortions over the objections of opponents who say doing so could force some women to make heart-wrenching choices because no exceptions will be made in cases of rape

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Megadonor Steyer vows to only back candidates that support abortion rights
Politico, District of Columbia - August 12, 2017

ATLANTA â Democratic mega-donor Tom Steyer said on Saturday that he and his NextGen America group do not intend to work on behalf of anti-abortion politicians, jumping into the Democratic Party's ongoing debate on the topic. âWe're pro-choice,â the ...

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Watch: James Franco Confused By Professor's Pro-Abortion Logic
Townhall - August 11, 2017

Actor James Franco appeared to be just as confused as the rest of us when he had to sit and listen to Princeton Professor Liz Harman's strange defense of abortion. He invited her on his "Philosophy Time" program, a new video series in which Franco disc

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Illinois' abortion notification law harms free speech
Chicago Tribune, Illinois - August 11, 2017

Few issues evoke stronger feelings or more basic divisions than abortion. Those who think it should be legal regard it as part of women's basic autonomy and liberty. Those who think it should be outlawed in all or some cases see it as the deliberate and unwarranted ...

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Bill requiring stricter abortion reporting sent to governor
Austin American-Statesman, Texas - August 11, 2017

Reports must include the type of abortion, gestational age of the fetus and information about each patient, including marital status, race, year of birth, county of residence and number of previous live births. Senators on Friday rejected an amendment by Sen. Jose ...

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Texas Passes Tough Rules on Reporting Abortion Complications
U.S. News & World Report, New Mexico - August 11, 2017

Texas Passes Tough Rules on Reporting Abortion Complications. The Texas Legislature has approved requiring physicians and clinics to report complications from abortions performed statewide, and impose fines on those who don't. Aug. 11, 2017, at 3:55 ...

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