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Alabama court rules 12-year-old impregnated by relative can have abortion
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Alabama court rules 12-year-old impregnated by relative can have abortion

al.com - July 13, 2017

The Alabama Court of Civil Appeals ruled Wednesday in favor of a girl seeking a waiver from a state law requiring that minors get parental consent before ...


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Lawyer blasts court ruling allowing abortion for 12-year-old who was raped
al.com, Alabama - July 20, 2017

A former state court official and a counselor for pregnant women today criticized an Alabama court ruling allowing a 12-year-old girl who was raped by an adult relative to have an abortion without parental consent.They said the girl was not mature enough to make ...


Alabama Senate to consider constitutional ban on abortion
al.com, Alabama - April 19, 2017

The Alabama Senate plans to vote Thursday on a proposal to put a ban on abortion in the state constitution.The Senate will debate the proposed constitutional amendment by Rep. Matt Fridy, R-Montevallo.If at least 21 of the 35 senators vote for it, it would go to ...


Bill to put abortion ban in Alabama Constitution advances
al.com, Alabama - April 12, 2017

A proposal to place the right to life of the unborn in the Alabama Constitution is a step away from going to voters for approval.The Senate Health Committee approved the proposed constitutional amendment on an 8-2 vote. It moves to the Senate.If approved by at ...


Dr. Willie Parker's Christian rationale for abortion is flawed
al.com, Alabama - March 24, 2017

By Colin LeCroy, a Birmingham native and graduate of The Altamont School. He is now an attorney at Human Coalition, an anti-abortion advocacy organizationWith a purple bow tie, pocket square, neatly-trimmed grey beard, and clean-shaven head, the pictu


Christian abortion doctor from Alabama makes 'A Moral Argument for Choice'
al.com, Alabama - March 22, 2017

Over time, his Christian faith and his approach to medicine changed until both led him down the path to becoming one of just a few abortion doctors in the South.Parker has returned to his hometown, and on April 4, releases his first book, Life's Work: A Moral Argument ...


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Christian group tries to shut down Kentucky's last abortion clinic

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- A high-stakes showdown is underway in Kentucky. A Christian fundamentalist ...

Battle brews over Mass. funding of abortion

A substantial body of economics and public health research shows that when states stop funding ...

Abortion, social issues among hot topics in 50th race

The state Senate will be in session Monday for members to debate a bill imposing new regulations ...