Reproductive Rights

Jon Queally, staff writer
Abortion-rights advocates said the law would shut more than half of the clinics remaining in the state.(Photo: AP)
Advocates for reproductive rights welcomed the ruling of the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday which put a block on a Texas law that would have shuttered nearly every abortion clinic in the state. In a 5-4 decision (pdf), the ruling came in the form of a stay that will delay enforcement of the law—originally passed in the Texas legislature as H.B. 2...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A Kansas district judge on Thursday temporarily blocked a state law from taking...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Monday's Supreme Court decision was applauded by public health and reproductive justice advocates. (Photo: Daderot/Wikimedia/public domain)
Reproductive justice advocates expressed relief after the U.S. Supreme Court on...

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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...