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University To Seek Divestment From Abortion Providers, Environmental Polluters
Georgetown University The Hoya, New Jersey - June 9, 2017

Georgetown will make efforts to avoid investments in companies involved in providing abortion services, as well as companies deemed to violate “human dignity,” after the university’s board of directors approved a new Socially Responsible Investing Policy ...

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Delaware is first US state to enact abortion rights law under Trump
Reuters, US - June 9, 2017

FILE PHOTO -- A woman holds a sign in the rain as abortion rights protestors arrive to prepare for a counter protest against March for Life anti-abortion demonstrators on the 39th anniversary of the Roe vs Wade decision, in front of the U.S. Supreme Court building ...

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Distance patients must travel illustrates growing inaccessibility of abortion
EurekAlert (press release), District of Columbia - June 9, 2017

BUFFALO, N.Y. - Abortion fund recipients who have to travel out of state for an abortion travel roughly 10 times farther for their procedures than patients able to get care in their homes states.On average, abortion fund recipients who receive funds from advocacy ...

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Delaware moves to codify abortion rights in face of Trump threat
The Hill, New York - June 9, 2017

Delaware Gov. John Carney (D) will sign legislation in coming days to enshrine abortion rights as state law, a move supporters say is necessary in the face of President Trumpâs pledge to appoint judges who will rule against abortion rights.The state legi

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The DUP Opposes Gay Rights and Abortion and Now It's Propping Up the British Government
Newsweek, US - June 9, 2017

Updated | The U.K. has developed something of a habit when it comes to surprise election results. In 2015, the Conservative Party won a landslide victory that saw three other party leaders resign. A year later, the country defied opinion polls, voting to leave ...

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Fetal heartbeat abortion restriction gets 4th try in Ohio
WLWT Cincinnati, Ohio - June 9, 2017

Opponents say it's unconstitutional, a concern raised even by Ohio Right to Life, the state's largest anti-abortion group.The bill failed to gain traction twice before. It reached Republican Gov. John Kasich's desk on its third try and was vetoed.Kasich's office ...

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SF judge delays hearing after allegation of bias by abortion foes
SFGate, - June 9, 2017

A San Francisco federal judge stepped aside, at least temporarily, from the case of antiabortion activists who posted secretly taped recordings of abortion providers’ meetings after the activists accused him of bias because of his former work for a charity associated ...

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US Abortion Attitudes Stable; No Consensus on Legality
Gallup - June 9, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Stability remains the name of the game in U.S. abortion attitudes. Half of Americans say abortion should be "legal only under certain circumstances," identical to a year ago, while 29% still say it should be legal in all circumstances.

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This Doctor Says He Can “Reverse” Abortions
Mother Jones, California - June 9, 2017

But George Delgado, a physician with a crisis pregnancy center called Culture of Life Family Services clinic in San Diego, California, takes the practice a step further: He claims to have developed a technique to reverse the effects of a pill-induced abortion. ...

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Appeals court sets date to consider Tennessee abortion measure
The Tennessean, Tennessee - June 8, 2017

A federal appeals court has set an August date to hear argument over Tennessee's controversial abortion amendment, and the state's system to count votes.Sent!A link has been sent to your friend's email address.Posted!A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. ...

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Department of Health orders Harrisburg abortion clinic to suspend services
LancasterOnline, - June 8, 2017

A Harrisburg abortion clinic has been ordered to suspend services after an unannounced monitoring visit on June 5 found serious deficiencies and violations, the Pennsylvania Department of Health said.âIf you have been a patient of Hillcrest Womenâs Medic

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Strictest Anti-Abortion Bill In the Nation Reappears in the Ohio Statehouse
WOSU - June 8, 2017

The Heartbeat Bill, which would ban abortions at the point a fetal heartbeat can be detected, has been a controversial staple in the Legislature for years. Late last year, lawmakers narrowly passed the bill, saying the election of Donald Trump would mean appointment ...

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Olympic Runner Reveals the Pain of Her Abortion
National Review - June 8, 2017

Most mainstream magazines take pains to elevate a pro-choice perspective when it comes to abortion, which is why I was surprised to see PEOPLE Magazine feature the story of Olympic gold medalist Sanya Richards-Ross. In her new book, Chasing Grace: ...

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Kansas governor signs new abortion law with font requirement
KSHB, - June 8, 2017

(AP) - Kansas will require abortion providers to give women more information about their doctors' histories and provide it on white paper in 12-point Times New Roman type.Republican Gov. Sam Brownback signed a bill into law Wednesday flanked by fellow abort

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Kansas governor signs abortion law that has 12-point font requirement
KCRA Sacramento, California - June 8, 2017

Sam Brownback signed a bill into law Wednesday flanked by fellow abortion opponents. The new law takes effect July 1.Brownback said the law will protect women by giving them information they need to make informed decisions.But critics say the law is meant

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