Reproductive Rights

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
protests outside supreme court
A women's clinic in Louisville, joined by Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky, is in federal court on Wednesday morning to demand that a U.S. District judge strike down rules that the Kentucky government, led by its vocally anti-choice Republican governor, is trying to use to shutter the state's only remaining abortion provider.
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Planned Parenthood supporters
In what Planned Parenthood is calling a "political stunt," the Republican...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
ACLU demonstrators
As Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed on Tuesday a law that bans state insurance...


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...