Judge: North Dakota’s Ban On Abortions After Six Weeks Is Unconstitutional

Judge: North Dakota’s Ban On Abortions After Six Weeks Is Unconstitutional

By Paresh Dave, Los Angeles Times North Dakota’s law banning abortions after six weeks of pregnancy is unconstitutional, a federal judge ruled Wednesday, striking down what critic ...

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Abortion Restrictions Take Effect In Arizona After Judge’s Ruling

Abortion Restrictions Take Effect In Arizona After Judge’s Ruling

By Michael Muskal, Los Angeles Times Restrictions on some types of abortions in Arizona went into effect Tuesday morning after a federal judge upheld state changes limiting a woma ...

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Contraception Debate Clouds Obama’s Vatican Visit

Contraception Debate Clouds Obama’s Vatican Visit

By Tangi Quemener and Laure Brumont Vatican City (AFP) -- U.S. President Barack Obama spoke of his admiration for Pope Francis and invited him to the United States at their first ...

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Who Speaks For The Voiceless?

Who Speaks For The Voiceless?

Who speaks for Ghanson Debrosse? Before he was born, many people did. Anti-abortion groups did. Churches did. Protesters did. And lawmakers did. Florida, for instance, requires th ...

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Pact Reached To Keep North Dakota’s Only Abortion Clinic Open

Pact Reached To Keep North Dakota’s Only Abortion Clinic Open

By Michael Muskal, Los Angeles Times North Dakota and its only abortion clinic have resolved part of their dispute over the state's new abortion law, meaning the facility will rem ...

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Is This The Creepiest Thing A Republican Has Ever Said About Abortion?

Is This The Creepiest Thing A Republican Has Ever Said About Abortion?

In the latest example of the GOP's "outreach" problem, Virginia state senator Steve Martin has ignited controversy by referring to pregnant women as "hosts" for fetuses. Martin, w ...

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Ken Buck Is Back, And This Time He Says He Doesn’t Hate Women

Ken Buck Is Back, And This Time He Says He Doesn’t Hate Women

Failed 2010 Senate candidate Ken Buck (R) is ramping up another run, and he's determined to overcome the gender gap that destroyed his previous attempt to join Congress. Buck, who ...

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Poll: Catholics Around The World Support Abortion Rights, Contraception

Poll: Catholics Around The World Support Abortion Rights, Contraception

A new global poll conducted by Univision finds that Catholics around the world are divided on Church doctrine. According to the poll, which surveyed 12,000 Roman Catholics in 12 c ...

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5 Ways Rand Paul Shows That He Doesn’t Really Care About Women

5 Ways Rand Paul Shows That He Doesn’t Really Care About Women

Most people assumed that the churlish attacks from Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) on Bill Clinton were just a way for the junior senator from Kentucky to try to intimidate Hillary Clint ...

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In ‘Nuestro Texas,’ A Call For Human Rights In Reproductive Health Care

In ‘Nuestro Texas,’ A Call For Human Rights In Reproductive Health Care

A new report on access to reproductive health care in the Rio Grande Valley highlights the human rights violations happening right in the U.S. During the past three years, more th ...

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