Reproductive Rights

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday blocked Arizona from enforcing a law that would severely restrict patient access to medical abortion pills. By refusing to hear (pdf) the state's appeal, the Court will prevent the law from going into effect, although the legislation will remain intact. Arizona's abortion pill limits are the strictest in the nation...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Protesters took to the streets in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh on Wednesday...
Nina Martin, Pro Publica
Two women pray in front of North Dakota's lone abortion provider, the Red River Women's Clinic in downtown Fargo. (Photo: Dan Koeck for Pro Publica)
On Tuesday, voters here will decide the fate of a proposed amendment to the...

Further

Today's SCOTUS ruling against Massachusetts' buffer zones around abortion clinics - issued from within SCOTUS' own legally protected buffer zone - has met with swift outrage from pro-choice forces appalled that the court took seriously the "pro-life" argument their "gentle...sidewalk counselors" merely seek to "engage in personal, caring, consensual conver­sations with women." Under the quickly created Twitter hashtags #NotCounseling and #ClinicEscort, angry pro-choice women told the real story...