Reproductive Rights

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
In a victory for women's health advocates, a U.S. appeals court on Tuesday shot down Utah Gov. Gary Herbert's attempt to block funding for the state's Planned Parenthood affiliate, saying the move was probably a political one meant to punish the group. Herbert, an anti-choice Republican, directed the Utah Department of Health to withhold the money...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
More than 20 organizations on Monday called on House Speaker Paul Ryan to end...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The significance of Monday's landmark Supreme Court decision on abortion is...

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...