Abortion

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Planned Parenthood Seeks Injunction After Abortion Allegations

Planned Parenthood is asking a judge for an emergency ruling after allegations three of their Florida clinics were performing second- trimester abortions without proper licensing.

08/17/2015

(Source: Planned Parenthood)

Florida Legislator Wants Investigation Of Planned Parenthood

A Florida legislator wants a criminal investigation into Planned Parenthood.

07/31/2015

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

Judge Blocks New Law That Delays Abortions 1 Day

A Florida judge is blocking a new state law that requires women to wait 24 hours before getting an abortion.

06/30/2015

MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 14:  Florida Governor Rick Scott as he introduces Carlos Lopez-Cantera as his new lieutenant governor on January 14, 2014 in Miami, Florida. Scott took 10-months to replace Jennifer Carroll, who resigned last March. Lopez-Cantera will be the states first Hispanic lieutenant governor.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Groups Sue To Block 24-Hour Waiting Period For Abortions

A day after Gov. Rick Scott signed a bill requiring a 24-hour waiting period before Florida women can have abortions, abortion-rights advocates quickly challenged the constitutionality of the law.

06/11/2015

MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 14:  Florida Governor Rick Scott as he introduces Carlos Lopez-Cantera as his new lieutenant governor on January 14, 2014 in Miami, Florida. Scott took 10-months to replace Jennifer Carroll, who resigned last March. Lopez-Cantera will be the states first Hispanic lieutenant governor.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Scott Approves Abortion 24-Hour Waiting Period Bill

Under a new Florida law, starting July, it will be mandatory for women to wait 24 hours before having an abortion.

06/10/2015

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Planned Parenthood Wants Scott To ‘Reflect’ On Abortion Bill

After lawmakers overwhelmingly passed a bill that would require a 24-hour waiting period before women could have abortions, Planned Parenthood sent a letter Friday to Gov. Rick Scott that offers a twist on the idea of a waiting period.

05/29/2015

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Abortion Waiting Period Bill Moves Forward In Fla. Senate

A bill which would require women to wait 24 hours before getting an abortion moved forward in the Senate.

04/23/2015

(Source: CBS4)

House Passes Abortion Waiting Period Bill

With the Senate also poised to take up the issue, the Florida House on Wednesday approved a bill that would require 24-hour waiting periods before women can have abortions.

04/22/2015

Florida Legislature (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

Abortion Waiting Period Bill Heads For Senate Vote

After approving a limited exemption for victims of rape, incest, domestic violence or human trafficking, a Senate committee Monday supported a bill that would require women to wait 24 hours before receiving abortions.

04/21/2015

State Capitol (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

New Restrictions On Abortion Could Pass In State Legislature

The Florida Legislature is considering several measures, all new, which would restrict abortions.

03/30/2015

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