When Zika Hits, A Push For Birth Control And Abortion? Amid speculation the Zika virus is coming to the United States, fears of frightening birth defects may likely be an issue prompting discussions about abortion and contraception.
Supreme Court Blocks Abortion LawA divided Florida Supreme Court temporarily blocked a state requirement that women wait 24 hours before receiving an abortion.
Florida Supreme Court Halts Abortion Waiting Period - For NowFlorida's Supreme Court has waded into the fight over the state's 24-hour waiting period for abortions.
Feds Say New Abortion Law Can't Block Clinic FundingA key federal health agency on Tuesday notified Florida and other states that they may not ban Medicaid funding for family-planning services at clinics that also offer elective abortions.
Broward Abortion Clinic To Pay $3K In Settlement To StateThough continuing to dispute the allegations, a Broward County abortion clinic has agreed to pay $3,000 as part of a settlement with the state in a case about whether the clinic performed second-trimester abortions without a proper license.
Planned Parenthood Shooter Admired Florida Doctor's KillerCourt documents released on Monday show the Colorado Planned Parenthood shooter idolized an abortion foe who was executed for killing a Florida doctor more than two decades earlier.
State Urges Court To Reject Abortion Case AppealAttorney General Pam Bondi's office has urged the Florida Supreme Court to turn down an appeal in a legal battle over a 2015 law that requires women to wait 24 hours before having abortions.
Florida Gov. Scott Signs Abortion, Medical Marijuana BillsFlorida Governor Rick Scott signed 68 bills into law on Friday including one adding new restrictions on abortion clinics.
Lawmakers Sign Off On Controversial Abortion BillIn the latest round in Florida's abortion battles, lawmakers Wednesday gave final approval to a bill that would increase clinic regulations and bar public funding for organizations associated with abortion clinics.
New Abortion Restrictions One Step Closer To Becoming Law In FloridaNew restrictions on abortion won approval in the Florida House Thursday, including a provision aimed at preventing public money from going to Planned Parenthood affiliates.
Florida Abortion Waiting Period To Take EffectA temporary injunction that has blocked a new law requiring women to wait 24 hours before having abortions in Florida has been overturned by an appeals court.
Abortion Clinics Face Loss Of Licensing After Doctor's ArrestA Ft. Lauderdale clinic which performs abortions, along with a clinic in Ocala and two in Orlando, face the potential loss of their licenses following the arrest of a physician the state says has an "ownership interest" in them.
Jeb Bush And Marco Rubio Square Off In New HampshireOn a cold New Hampshire morning, with the temperature dipping to just six degrees, Nick Del’Etoile attended the latest in a series of presidential candidate forums hosted by the Derry Chamber of Commerce. The two candidates he’s torn between – Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio.
Abortion Restrictions Pass House Panel After DebateAfter a passionate debate, a House panel on Tuesday approved a wide-ranging bill that would place more regulations on abortion clinics and address issues such as the sale or donation of fetal tissue.
More Abortion Restrictions Advancing In Florida LegislatureAnti-abortion forces in the Florida Legislature are advancing a handful of bills they say are aimed at protecting the health of women, but that opponents say aim to deny access to abortions.