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How to Help Protect Abortion Rights in Alabama and Georgia

Posted by on May 15, 2019 in Abortion, Alabama, Georgia, Ivey, Kay, Kentucky, Law and Legislation, Mississippi, Ohio, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision), State Legislatures | 0 comments

America is in an era of extreme anti-abortion laws.
Source: New York Times

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Alabama Governor Signs Nation’s Most Restrictive Abortion Law

Posted by on May 15, 2019 in Abortion, Alabama, illinois, Law and Legislation, Politics and Government, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision), State Legislatures, Supreme Court (US) | 0 comments

Gov. Kay Ivey said the state will continue to follow the rule of law. Supporters hope the legislation will force a Supreme Court challenge to the nationwide right to an abortion.
Source: New York Times

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Reading Tea Leaves on Abortion Rights

Posted by on Dec 12, 2018 in Abortion, Alito, Samuel A Jr, Birth Control and Family Planning, Gorsuch, Neil M, Kansas, Kavanaugh, Brett M, Louisiana, Medicaid, Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Roberts, John G Jr, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision), Supreme Court (US), texas, Thomas, Clarence, Trump, Donald J | 0 comments

Will the conservative majority deliver on Trump’s promise to overturn Roe v. Wade?
Source: New York Times

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Life After Roe

Posted by on Sep 1, 2018 in Abortion, Kavanaugh, Brett M, National Advocates for Pregnant Women, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision), Supreme Court (US), Women and Girls | 0 comments

We need to be clear about what is at stake with the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh.
Source: New York Times

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Reversing Roe v. Wade Won’t Help Republicans

Posted by on Jul 5, 2018 in Abortion, Kennedy, Anthony M, Republican Party, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision), Supreme Court (US) | 0 comments

Overturning the landmark 1973 ruling, as seems more and more likely, might take away a powerful tool for energizing conservative voters — and motivate liberal ones.
Source: New York Times

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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: How Will We Know What a Supreme Court Nominee Really Thinks?

Posted by on Jul 5, 2018 in Appointments and Executive Changes, Constitution (US), Courts and the Judiciary, Gorsuch, Neil M, Republican Party, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision), Senate, Supreme Court (US), United States Politics and Government | 1 comment

It’s a myth that potential justices can’t answer questions about their positions on Roe v. Wade.
Source: New York Times

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Senators Collins and Murkowski, It’s Time to Leave the G.O.P.

Posted by on Jul 5, 2018 in Abortion, Collins, Susan M, Murkowski, Lisa, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision), Senate, Women and Girls, Women's Rights | 0 comments

If the Senate’s moderate Republican women really want to send a message about women’s health, they can do better than a Supreme Court justice vote.
Source: New York Times

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Chuck Schumer: Our Rights Hang in the Balance

Posted by on Jul 2, 2018 in Abortion, Heritage Foundation, Kennedy, Anthony M, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010), Roberts, John G Jr, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision), Supreme Court (US), Trump, Donald J | 0 comments

Abortion rights and affordable health care will be endangered if the Senate does not resist President Trump’s expected nominee to the Supreme Court.
Source: New York Times

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Bulwark Against an Abortion Ban? Medical Advances

Posted by on Jul 1, 2018 in Abortion, Birth Control and Family Planning, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision), Supreme Court (US) | 0 comments

Improved contraception and abortion pills mean the back-alley days are largely gone. But more restrictive abortion laws would especially affect poor and minority women.
Source: New York Times

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Susan Collins, Pivotal Moderate, Says ‘Hostility’ to Roe Would Sway Her Vote

Posted by on Jul 1, 2018 in Abortion, Collins, Susan M, Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision), Senate, Supreme Court (US), Trump, Donald J, United States Politics and Government | 0 comments

Ms. Collins, a Republican senator, appeared to edge beyond previous statements, saying a Supreme Court pick who would overturn the abortion rights case “would not be acceptable to me.”
Source: New York Times

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