Planned Parenthood to step in if North Dakota clinic closes

Planned Parenthood says it will offer abortion services at its clinic in Moorhead, Minnesota, if North Dakota’s only abortion clinic does not quickly relocate from Fargo should the U.S. Supreme Court overturn Roe v By DAVE KOLPACK Associated Press May 23, 2022, 10:52 PM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article … Read more

Abortion-friendly states prep for more patients if Roe falls

JACKSON, Miss. — Leaders of a Tennessee abortion clinic calculated driving distances and studied passenger rail routes as they scanned the map for another place to offer services if the Supreme Court lets states restrict or eliminate abortion rights. They chose Carbondale in Illinois — a state that has easy abortion access but is surrounded … Read more

Judge suspends Michigan’s dormant 1931 abortion ban

A judge has suspended Michigan’s dormant ban on abortion, saying it likely violates the state constitution By ED WHITE Associated Press May 17, 2022, 10:49 PM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article DETROIT — A judge on Tuesday suspended Michigan’s dormant, decades-old ban on abortion, which means the procedure would … Read more

Clarence Thomas says abortion leak has changed Supreme Court

Justice Clarence Thomas says that the Supreme Court has been changed by the shocking leak of a draft opinion earlier this month By JESSICA GRESKO Associated Press May 14, 2022, 6:10 AM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article WASHINGTON — Justice Clarence Thomas says the Supreme Court has been changed … Read more

Coast-to-coast rallies support abortion rights

Demonstrators are rallying from coast to coast in the face of an anticipated Supreme Court decision that could overturn women’s right to an abortion ByThe Associated Press May 14, 2022, 4:14 AM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article WASHINGTON — Demonstrators facing down a Supreme Court decision that could overturn … Read more

Senate passes bill to boost security for Supreme Court

The Senate has passed legislation to beef up security for Supreme Court justices By MARY CLARE JALONICK and LISA MASCARO Associated Press May 10, 2022, 2:41 AM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article WASHINGTON — The Senate passed legislation Monday to beef up security for Supreme Court justices, ensuring they … Read more

Fire at Wisconsin anti-abortion office investigated as arson

Vandals struck an anti-abortion group office, where a fire broke out and a Molotov cocktail was found ByThe Associated Press May 8, 2022, 11:33 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article MADISON, Wis. — Vandals struck an anti-abortion group office, where a fire broke out and a Molotov cocktail was … Read more

After leak, religious rift over legal abortion on display

America’s faithful are bracing — some with cautionary joy and others with looming dread — for the Supreme Court to potentially overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision and end the nationwide right to legal abortion. A reversal of the 49-year-old ruling has never felt more possible since a draft opinion suggesting justices may … Read more

Pakistani lawmakers to elect new PM after Imran Khan ouster

ISLAMABAD — Pakistani lawmakers convened Monday to choose a new prime minister, capping a tumultuous week of political drama that saw the ouster of Imran Khan as premier and a constitutional crisis narrowly averted after the country’s top court stepped in. But lawmakers from Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, or Pakistan Justice Party, resigned collectively just ahead … Read more

Maryland lawmakers override gov’s veto of abortion expansion

Maryland lawmakers have overridden GOP Gov. Larry Hogan’s veto of a measure to expand access to abortion in the state By BRIAN WITTE Associated Press April 9, 2022, 10:07 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Republican Gov. Larry Hogan’s veto of a measure to expand access … Read more

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