Judge Blocks Arkansas From Enforcing 4 Abortion RestrictionsA federal judge has blocked Arkansas from enforcing four new abortion restrictions, including a ban on a common second trimester procedure and a fetal remains law that opponents say would effectively require a partner's consent before a woman could get an abortion.
Judge Gives State More Time To Defend Abortion LawA Tallahassee judge gave Florida officials more time to present their defense of a two-year old law requiring women to wait 24 hours before receiving an abortion, but seemed skeptical that the state would convince him to keep the law on the books.
Abortion Waiting Period Goes Back To CourtA Tallahassee judge will hold a hearing Wednesday on a request by opponents of the abortion waiting period.
Lawmaker Calls For Masturbation Fines To Mock Abortion LawA Texas lawmaker is trying to make a point about legislation that restricts women's access to healthcare and abortions by proposing men get fined $100 when they masturbate.
Rubio Dodges Heated Town Hall MeetingsA heckler dunned Republican Florida Senator Marco Rubio for not attending town hall meetings organized by citizens.
Reproductive Rights At Forefront Of FIU RallyReproductive rights were at the forefront at a rally at Florida International University Wednesday afternoon.
Florida May Make It Easier To Sue Docs Over AbortionsLegislation moving through the state House would make it easier for women who have had abortions to sue their doctors.
State Supreme Court Blocks Abortion Waiting PeriodThe Florida Supreme Court has blocked a 2015 law that would have required women to wait 24 hours before having abortions.
Anti-Abortion Activists, Counter-Protesters Rally Around U.S.Anti-abortion activists emboldened by the new administration of President Donald Trump staged rallies around the country Saturday calling for the federal government to cut off payments to Planned Parenthood, but in some cities counter-protests dwarfed the demonstrations.
Pence Joins Thousands In Call To End Taxpayer Funded Abortion In March For LifeVice President Mike Pence addressed thousands attending an annual March for Life rally calling for an end to taxpayer-funded abortions - something that's a high priority for the Trump administration.
Federal Judge Takes Aim At Abortion LawA federal judge hammered an attorney representing the state during a contentious hearing on an abortion law.
Abortions Drop To Lowest Level In Three DecadesMore restrictive laws in some states and the availability of affordable, long-lasting contraceptives are two factors credited with dropping the abortion rate in America to its lowest level since 1974.