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Salon.com: Scandalous Oklahoma abortion law -- The saga continues

"OK news from Oklahoma: the scandalously transparent law we covered October 7, which requires the collection — and "anonymous" public sharing — of abortion patients' personal data, will, at least, not go into effect as scheduled on November 1…

PBS Religion and Ethics Weekly: Abortion and Health Care Reform (airs Sunday, 10/18)

This Sunday, PBS' "Religion and Ethics Weekly" airs its segment on the role abortion has played in healthcare reform…

NYT Misleads on Pouillon Murder and Clinic Violence

There’s nothing new about the so-called liberal media bending over backwards to prove its impartiality — often at the expense of responsible reporting — but it doesn’t make it any less frustrating.  This past Saturday, I woke up to the latest offense in The New York

The Rachel Maddow Show: Oh No Oklahoma

Rachel Maddow talks with Air America's Megan Carpentier about Oklahoma's proposed new law that will impose a host of restrictions on women's access to abortion and cost the state over a quarter of a million dollars a year to enforce. 

Under the Influence: Center For Reproductive Rights Opens DC Office

"The Center for Reproductive Rights has announced that Laura MacCleery will be opening up its Washington office and working as director of government relations and communications…

Making News in Oklahoma

In late September, the Center filed a case against a dangerous law in Oklahoma that will impose a host of restrictions on a woman's access to abortion and cost the state over a quarter of a million dollars a year to enforce…

New York Times: Drumroll…Now, the ‘Half the Sky’ Contest!

Melissa Upreti, senior legal advisor and regional manager for Asia, submitted the following entry to the New York Times' "Half the Sky" Contest:…

Legal Broadcast Network: New Arizona Law to Restrict Abortions

A group of medical professionals including two abortion providers, their respective clinics, and an OB/GYN who does not provide abortions are asking a federal court to block enforcement of new state restrictions on abortion that would significantly reduce women’s access to abortion services in…

Women's eNews: Lawsuits Used to Shrink India's Maternal Deaths

With India showing little signs of budging from its global laggard position on maternal mortality, health advocates are promoting legal remedies to push the country toward national and U.N. targets on this score…

The Nation: Missing in Action From the Healthcare Bills - Coverage for Reproductive Health

Sylvia Law is a board member of the Center for Reproductive Rights and the Elizabeth K. Dollard Professor of Law, Medicine and Psychiatry at New York University Law School…