abortion

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    Massachusetts passes the NASTY Women Act to repeal 173-year-old abortion ban

    Massachusetts passes the NASTY Women Act to repeal 173-year-old abortion ban By Wagatwe Wanjuki ################################################################################ Anyone from Massachusetts? Looks like the boot-shaped state is exercising their right to...
  2. Friday13

    Miscarriage or an abortion, TX tries again to force burial

    An embryo is no more a "person" than an egg is a chicken. Let's hope the judge doesn't back away from the facts. Whether you have a miscarriage or an abortion, they'd force you to have a burial
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    Iowa court blocks 72-hour waiting period for abortion

    Iowa court blocks 72-hour waiting period for abortion By David Pitt, Associated Press ################################################################################ That is merely an exercise by the state whereby there will undoubtedly be an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court by...
  4. bajisima

    Supreme Court says CA abortion notice law is unconstitutional

    In a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court on Tuesday declared probably unconstitutional a California law that required religiously affiliated pregnancy centers to inform clients about the availability of state-funded services for terminating a pregnancy. The decision was a victory for a religious...
  5. Visionary

    Why would any classy, powerful woman have to worry about abortion on demand?

    Myself, I've never had to have an abortion - were I ever raped or otherwise accosted by man of the creepier variety, I would certainly be sympathetic to the need of abortion in those instances. But it's quite apparent that abortion on demand is marketed to entirely to women of the underclass -...
  6. Arkady

    A structured way to think about abortion.

    Abortion is one of those issues, like gun control, where people are so emotionally invested and so far apart that productive debate is almost impossible. Here's a thought experiment that could help to think about the issue in a way that is at least intellectually rigorous. Imagine a future in...
  7. Friday13

    Judge agrees to halt fetal heartbeat abortion law in Iowa

    The anti-abortion insanity continues... Judge agrees to halt fetal heartbeat abortion law in Iowa
  8. bajisima

    Supreme Court rejects challenge to Arkansas abortion law

    In a setback to abortion rights advocates, the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday paved the way for Republican-backed restrictions on medication-induced abortions to take effect in Arkansas that could lead to the shuttering of two of the state’s three abortion clinics. The nine justices, with no...
  9. Dangermouse

    Irish Abortion Referendum.

    Eire has had some of the most draconian abortion laws in Europe until today, when a referendum was held. The polls have closed, and the result will be announced tomorrow, but the normally reliable exit polling is coming in at around 70% yes vote to repeal them...
  10. cpicturetaker12

    Was COHENs $1.6MIL payoff a coverup for Playmate's abortion really for TRUMP mistress

    This is still bubbling under the surface. A lot of weird details and 'events' around this $1.6 million payoff to a mistress who got pregnant and had an abortion after her affair with, SUPPOSEDLY, Eliott Broidy, the RNC finance chair. Cohen handled it. Cohen used the same secondary attorney for...
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    Texas lieutenant governor suggests violent video games, abortion show 'devalued life,

    Texas lieutenant governor suggests violent video games, abortion show 'devalued life,' bear part of blame for gun violence By Quinn Scanlan ==================================================== Who does Republican Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick of Texas think he's kidding? He's showing that...
  12. Friday13

    Federal judge rules IN abortion law signed by Pence unconstitutional

    Score one more for women's rights. One battle at a time. Federal judge rules Indiana abortion law signed by Pence unconstitutional
  13. DebateDrone

    Trump Administration Can’t Prevent Detained Immigrant Teens From Getting An Abortion

    https://www.whio.com/news/national-govt--politics/court-government-can-block-immigrant-teens-from-abortion/i09n2jpqc4m9hFdC22idnJ/ https://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/4427451/Garza-v-Hargan-Order-20180330.pdf
  14. Friday13

    Ohio GOP Introduces Bill To Ban Abortion

    "NARAL Pro-Choice Ohio criticized the proposal, calling it an obvious attempt to give the U.S. Supreme Court a chance to overturn Roe v. Wade" Does anyone think that this will be passed? Does anyone think that SCOTUS will overturn R v W because of this? The OH GOP seems to have lost their...
  15. Puzzling Evidence

    God actually likes abortion...

    Otherwise he would get rid of it. I pass signs on the highway all the time from churches that say "pray to end abortion." So why doesn't god say: "OK, enough people have prayed about this, plus, I fucking hate it.....bye bye." But here we are, "God" once again gets voted down by those...
  16. Friday13

    Pence: Abortion will end in US in our time

    This is his mission...and he has to be stopped. Pence: Abortion will end in US in our time
  17. cpicturetaker12

    REVERSE ABORTION discussed for TEEN by TRUMP's Office of Refugee Resettlement Dept.

    Okay, this is a NEW ONE for me. Anyone heard of it? Is it experimental? Does it exist in theory only? (Is it only available to WINGERS or in their minds?) And WTF are you doing discussing this without a parent, a PHYSICIAN or even a lawyer in the room? YES, I'm going to go there...
  18. Blueneck

    Way to go, Ohio

    Utterly ridiculous. I'm embarrassed for my state. Ohio Senate passes bill to require aborted fetuses be buried or cremated
  19. N

    Abortion Rights Revisited

    Just read a story about a childless couple who have tried every way to have kids but without results. Then they heard about embryo adoption whereby donated embryos are kept in a frozen state and available for implant via in vitro methods. Well, they just gave birth to a healthy baby of over...
  20. Friday13

    House Passes Abortion Ban After Letting Children’s Health Program Expire

    This is a "culture of life"??? Giving proof to the claim that they (GOPers) only value 'life' before birth... House Passes Abortion Ban After Letting Children’s Health Program Expire