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Texas continues ‘strip away reproductive freedom’, restricting use of abortion-inducing meds

  • September 24, 2021
In reproductive rights news, Texas has enacted yet another law restricting abortion rights by barring doctors from providing medication to…
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‘This is hardly surprising’: Architect of Texas abortion ban takes aim at LGBTQ+ rights

  • September 20, 2021
By Jessica Corbett Advocates for reproductive freedom and LGTBQ+ equality on Saturday pointed to a legal brief filed in a…
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DOJ sues Texas over unconstitutional abortion ban

  • September 10, 2021
The U.S. Justice Department has sued Texas over its near-total ban on abortions, calling it unconstitutional. The law, which bans…
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‘Full-scale assault’ — Texas enacts most draconian anti-choice law in the country

  • September 1, 2021
In Texas, a near total ban on abortions went into effect today at midnight after the U.S. Supreme Court failed…
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Cuomo resigns, still facing probe and possible impeachment

  • August 11, 2021
Disgraced New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday he is resigning, after months of mounting scandals and one week after…
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Arkansas near-total abortion ban blocked by judge

  • July 21, 2021
A federal judge has temporarily blocked Arkansas’ near-total abortion ban a week before it was set to go into effect,…
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‘Real people will suffer’: TX Gov signs highly restrictive abortion bill with no exceptions for rape or incest

  • May 20, 2021
By Julia Conley “Abhorrent” and “unconscionable” were words used Wednesday by women’s health and rights advocates to describe the latest extreme ban…
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‘This was the goal all along’: Supreme Court takes up case that could reverse Roe v. Wade

  • May 18, 2021
By Jessica Corbett Reproductive rights advocates were outraged but unsurprised Monday when the U.S. Supreme Court announced that it will…
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Domestic violence is more than just physical, state laws are starting to recognize that

  • May 13, 2021
By Lisa Aronson Fontes Three or more U.S. women are murdered every day by their current or former intimate partner.…
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New GOP abortion bans are an ‘unprecedented threat to reproductive healthcare’

  • May 3, 2021
By Jessica Corbett From Arkansas’ near-total ban on abortion to a trio of “cruel and unnecessary” laws enacted in Oklahoma…
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