"Today, the Court finally tells the Nation that it declined to act because, in short, the State's gambit worked," Sotomayor wrote of the ruling.
Protests erupted in Poland this week after the government implemented strict limits on abortions. The ruling was made back in October, but past protests delayed its implementation until now. Access to the procedure has reportedly been declining in the devoutly Catholic country. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Thousands of […]
Thousands of women began marching in cities across Poland on Thursday to protest the nation’s change in abortion laws. On Thursday, a court ruling banned abortions in the case of fetal malformations, which made up 98% of legal abortions last year, BBC reported. The country will now only allow abortions […]
In many parts of the US South and Midwest, clinics rely on out-of-state doctors to perform abortions. In the midst of the global coronavirus pandemic, travel for these doctors has become difficult, and some states have used the crisis as a pretext for limiting abortion even further. In practice, this […]
As part of a Cincinnati Enquirer investigation into the proposal of an abortion restriction bill in Ohio, state Representative John Becker said he hadn’t researched whether it was possible to re-implant an ectopic pregnancy before suggesting it become law to attempt to do so. The procedure that would have been […]
Planned Parenthood announced plans to expand its telehealth app “Planned Parenthood Direct” which offers birth control home delivery, prescriptions for UTI treatments, and other health and educational services for people in the US. The app currently operates in 27 states and D.C., and will be live in all 50 states […]
On Wednesday, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signed the United States’ most restrictive abortion bill into law. The The Alabama Human Life Protection Act was passed in the state’s Republican-controlled legislature. The measure bans abortions at all stages of pregnancy with no exceptions for rape and/or incest. The only time an […]