U.S. District Judge Myron Thompson has ruled that the state of Alabama cannot ban abortions as part of its coronavirus restrictions. The state had tried to include abortions in its list of canceled elective medical procedures amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Activists on both sides of the issue say such laws, which are commonly blocked by court injunctions, are aimed at getting a case sent to the U.S. Supreme Court, where conservatives hold a 5-4 majority, to challenge Roe v. Wade, the landmark 1973 decision that established a constitutional right to abortion.
Republicans may be forced to remove a portion of their legislation that would essentially doom the bill – again.
He said “Lord, we have gone to killing the most innocent amongst us," ignoring God promising Samaria's "pregnant women" will be "ripped open”
“We declare the reversal of the decree of ’73, Roe v Wade … We declare the reversal of Roe v. Wade. The powers of Nazgul, witchcraft and death are being reversed now over this nation.”
While the most devoted Trump loyalists will spin this move as a win for the "pro-life" cause, the real numbers – not the alternative facts – are pretty troubling.
Kasich traded one extremist, anti-choice measure for another.
CNN reported Friday that “For nearly seven months, it has been illegal for physicians in Georgia to provide abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy — but almost no one knew it.” The culprit was a simple clerical error. Nothing nefarious.
Oklahoma evangelical Republicans force doctors to give patients deceptive and unscientific advice just to keep their medical licenses.
It’s more than a bit like saying to women, “Vote for us, and we’ll take away your rights.” It’s EXACTLY like that
While Americans focus on the primaries, Republicans are eliminating women's rights.
With one word, Hillary Clinton crushed Marco Rubio and the hopes of the Republican Party in 2016.
Chris Christie, who has repeatedly told others its none of their business what he believes, demands to know what Obama believes
U.S. GOP Rep Marsha Blackburn (TN-7) will head a select investigative panel on "big abortion providers".
A brand-spanking new report conducted and released by the Texas Policy Evaluation Project, a noted research group out of the University of Texas, Austin, the state's anti-abortion laws are hurting women and prohibiting from making their own reproductive health choices which is, after all, the goal of evangelical Republicans.
Clinton called out the Republican "race to the bottom," their hateful rhetoric and lies used as an excuse to shut down the government
The Pope, once again, has moved in the opposite direction of the Republican mainstream, declaring that, as part of the Church's jubilee year of mercy (8 December to 20 November 2016), women who have had abortions should be granted forgiveness.
We have been hearing for a long time that the Religious Right is dead; demographics or not, I'll believe it when I see it lying in the road
Secretary Clinton laid it on the line today at a rally in Ohio when she likened Republican's policies on women to those of terrorists' treatment of women.
By Defunding Planned Parenthood, Ted Cruz has shown that he plans to climb over the bodies of women to claw his way into the White House