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Women's health care aims to decrease number of abortions
STLtoday.com, Missouri - June 17, 2017

Andrew Ward, left, and Bill Pauls discuss their positions on abortion Tuesday, July 28, 2015 during a rally across the street from the Planned Parenthood of Kansas and Mid-Missouri in Columbia, Mo. About forty pro-abortion rights supporters and seventy anti

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Federal Judge to Rule on New Louisiana Abortion Restrictions
U.S. News & World Report, New Mexico - June 16, 2017

Federal Judge to Rule on New Louisiana Abortion Restrictions. Louisiana officials have urged a federal judge to throw out most of the claims in a lawsuit challenging several restrictions on abortion in the state. June 16, 2017, at 4:02 p.m.. MORE.

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Missouri Abortion Bill, Employer Discriminate Pregnancy - Refinery29
Refinery29, - June 16, 2017

Missouri lawmakers want to make it legal for employers to discriminate against women who are pregnant, have had an abortion, or use birth control.

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GOP weighs options as health bill faces hurdle on abortion
ABC News, US - June 16, 2017

Senate Republicans working on high-stakes health care legislation are anticipating problems with abortion restrictions that their House counterparts have already passed.As a result, they're considering ways to channel new financing for health insurance through ...

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Missouri Senate approves watered-down abortion bill
Columbia Missourian, District of Columbia - June 15, 2017

The bill requires that abortion facilities submit additional documentation of removed fetal tissue; mandates annual, unannounced inspections of abortion facilities; grants the Attorney Generalâs Office authority to prosecute violations of abortion laws and pre-empts ...

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Daily on Healthcare: House abortion language complicates Senate talks... Alexander backs cost-sharing payments ...
Washington Examiner, District of Columbia - June 15, 2017

SIGN UP! If you'd like to continue receiving Washington Examiner's Daily on Healthcare newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE. House abortion language complicates Senate talks: As senators attempt to hash out a compromise, one looming complication, according ...

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As Missouri Debates New Abortion Curbs, Both Sides Rally
U.S. News & World Report, New Mexico - June 15, 2017

Greitens, who called state lawmakers back to the Capitol for the second special session this summer, spoke strongly in favor of undoing a St. Louis ordinance that bans discrimination based on "reproductive health decisions" such as abortion, saying it ...

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Irish women cannot get free abortions in UK, Supreme Court rules
Lifesite, Pennsylvania - June 14, 2017

The ruling was made following a legal challenge brought by a Northern Ireland woman who took her daughter to Britain for an abortion in 2012. After an abortion at a commercial abortion centre in Manchester, she claimed that the policy of the Department of Health ...

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Washington Post fact-checker downplays link between abortion and breast cancer
Lifesite (blog), Pennsylvania - June 14, 2017

Yoest, who once served as President of Americans United for Life (AUL), a prominent beltway pro-life group, has stated on previous occasions that abortion increases the risk of breast cancer. This position was prominently mentioned and criticized in articles run ...

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Sanya Richards-Ross Says Every Track Athlete She Knows Has Had An Abortion
Women's Health - June 14, 2017

American track star Sanya Richards-Ross, a five-time Olympic medalist, made headlines recently after she revealed in her memoir Chasing Grace that she had an abortion two weeks before the 2008 Beijing Games. Now, Sanya tells Sports Illustrated Now ...

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The Latest: Proposed Missouri Abortion Laws Spark Protest
U.S. News & World Report, New Mexico - June 14, 2017

The Latest: Proposed Missouri Abortion Laws Spark Protest. Pro-abortion rights supporters are rallying at the Missouri Capitol in opposition to Republican proposals to further regulate the procedure. June 14, 2017, at 2:15 p.m.. MORE.

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Can You Trust Abortion Industry 'Science'?
The Federalist, - June 14, 2017

The same could be said of the abortion industry, which hides year after year behind reports generated by the Guttmacher Institute, an abortion advocacy organization created to be Planned Parenthoodâs research arm. Unsurprisingly, the Guttmacher Institute consistently ...

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Abortion measures advance in Missouri's special session
STLtoday.com, Missouri - June 14, 2017

JEFFERSON CITY ⢠A package of proposals that will alter state abortion regulations advanced out of a Senate committee on Day Two of a special session ordered by Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens. Acting on the Republican governor's call, the GOP-controlled ...

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My Late-Term Abortion
Washingtonian.com, District of Columbia - June 14, 2017

When I woke up the morning after my abortion, I still looked like I was 20 weeks pregnant. I felt as if I hadnât slept, and my eyes were red and baggy. I put on maternity leggings, a sweatshirt, and a sports bra to help prevent my milk from coming in and went ...

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Women protest Ohio abortion bill in 'Handmaid's Tale' garb
WLWT Cincinnati, Ohio - June 14, 2017

They were fighting legislation criminalizing what anti-abortion activists call "dismemberment abortion." The medical term is dilation and evacuation.The bill would prohibit doctors from using forceps or similar instruments on a live fetus to remove it from the ...

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