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Perry: ‘Texas Will Continue Doing Everything We Can To Protect The Culture Of Life’

A third of Texas’ abortion clinics will stay closed after the U.S. Supreme Court declined to intervene in an ongoing legal dispute over a tough new law that Planned Parenthood claims unconstitutionally restricts women’s rights.

11/20/2013

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Federal Appeals Court Ruling Halts Abortions At Third Of Texas’ Clinics

A third of the abortion clinics in Texas can no longer perform the procedure starting Friday after a federal appeals court allowed most of the state’s new abortion restrictions to take effect.

11/01/2013

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Okla. Supreme Court: State Law Effectively Bans All Drug-Induced Abortions

The Oklahoma Supreme Court said Tuesday that a 2011 law it struck down as unconstitutional effectively bans all drug-induced abortions in the state, a finding that some legal experts said likely dooms the law’s chances of being upheld by the U.S. Supreme Court.

10/30/2013

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Nonprofit Group Raises Funds To Help Low-Income Women Afford Abortions

An abortion rights advocacy group in Texas is raising money to help women from low-income households afford the procedure for themselves. They are one of a number of organizations in the country raising money to help women pay for abortions.

08/27/2013

A pro-life supporter in the Texas State capitol on July 1, 2013 in Austin, Texas. (credit: Erich Schlegel/Getty Images)

Houston Coalition For Life: ‘We’ve Forgotten About A Big Law – Thou Shall Not Kill’

Texas Republicans voted early Wednesday to move forward with new abortion restrictions, after limiting testimony at a public hearing, refusing to consider Democratic amendments and imposing strict security precautions to prevent disruptions from protesting abortion-rights supporters.

07/03/2013

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