The South Carolina Supreme Court upheld a ban on most abortions this week but left undecided the question of when, exactly, the “fetal heartbeat” limit begins during pregnancy.
Since last November, a library at the University of Washington has featured a different kind of vending machine. It's stocked with ibuprofen, pregnancy tests and the morning-after pill.
Saturday, June, 24, marks one year since the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, the 1973 decision that provided a constitutional right to abortion.
But anti-abortion activists say mifepristone should never have been approved by the Food and Drug Administration more than two decades ago.
The measure would require restrictions imposed past a fetus' viability outside the womb to be based on evidence of patient health and safety benefits.
Sunday is the 50th anniversary of the now-overturned Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision that established a federal right to an abortion.
Republicans approved two abortion measures Wednesday, making clear they want to go further after the Supreme Court overruled the federal right to an abortion last year.
An Indianapolis doctor who provided abortion drugs to a 10-year-old rape victim from Ohio has defended her actions before a judge in the case that drew national attention in the weeks after the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade in June.
The ballot initiatives come months after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade and the constitutional right to abortion it guaranteed to women nationwide.
Proposal 3 supporters believe the language is clear. Opponents disagree — and have launched a commercial blitz to say the ballot is too vague.
From commercials to Catholic churches, the debate over women's rights or the rights of unborn babies is looking more like a debate over free speech on St. Paul on the Lake Catholic Church's front lawn.
It has put the small group that works and volunteers at the religious-based, pro-life clinic for women on high alert. And it is not the first time in recent months that it has been targeted.
Michigan voters will to the polls this fall to vote on Proposal 3, which would make abortion a procedure protected by the state's constitution. One doctor is sharing her concerns about language in the amendment.
A high-risk obstetrician is sharing how making abortion illegal in Michigan would harm his patietns. Voters will decide on the issue in November.
Rudy Najm of iPharmacy in Livonia, is still digesting the policy - but says it’s welcome news, especially after birth control supplies were depleted a few months ago when Roe V Wade was overturned.
Michigan has become a well-known battleground state and in this upcoming midterm election, one of the biggest spotlights is on abortion rights.
With Roe vs. Wade overturned, abortion bans are taking effect in roughly half the states. Here is an overview of abortion access and the expected impact of the court's decision in every state.
Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan, who stressed that she wasn’t talking about any particular decision, warned that courts look political when they needlessly overturn precedent.
Both parties have claimed motivation to flood the polls after the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe V Wade in the summer. And after today's decision, both sides are digging their heels in.
Pollster Richard Czuba contends the abortion issue will dominate the political debate this fall.