Just days after the conviction of Philadelphia abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell, a Houston doctor is also accused of performing illegal abortions.
Mississippi’s only abortion clinic can’t meet the mandates of a 2012 state law, and the governor wants to shut it down. But the Jackson Women’s Health Organization is not quietly retreating.
A proposal to ban abortion in Texas after 20 weeks reignited long-simmering tensions Wednesday night as conservatives in the Legislature sought a first step toward joining other states pushing to narrow the legal window for terminating pregnancies.
Arkansas now has the nation’s most restrictive abortion law — a near-ban on the procedure from the 12th week of pregnancy — unless a lawsuit or court action intervenes before it takes effect this summer.
A new study says the 24-hour waiting period for an abortion is causing women excessive hardship.
A teenage girl will be allowed to keep her baby after winning a lawsuit against her parents who were trying to force her to get an abortion.
A teenager is suing her parents because she claims they are trying to coerce her into getting an abortion.
Gov. Rick Perry told a crowd of more than 3,000 people Saturday at rally decrying the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion that he wants to restrict the procedure as much as possible in Texas.
An estimated 3,000 people have marched on the state Capitol for an anti-abortion rally to mark the 40th anniversary of the Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion.
A Texas judge has ruled that the state may cut off funding to Planned Parenthood’s family planning programs for poor women.
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