Tag Archives: Abortion

Abortion restrictions prompt international activists to provide care in America

Dr. Rebecca Gomperts discusses abortion pills with a Northern Ireland police inspector on May 31, 2018. Photo credit: David Young/PA Wire (Press Association via AP Images) Across the nation, women’s access to reproductive care has been protested, shuttered, legislated and sometimes strictly limited. So much so that an international organization has stepped in to provide… Read More »

Judicial bypass process for abortion in Texas causes harm, researchers say

(In paragraph 2, changes “2016” to “2000” and in paragraph 3, corrects researcher’s affiliation.) By Carolyn Crist (Reuters Health) – The judicial bypass process for abortion in Texas could be used as a form of punishment, allowing officials to humiliate young women for their personal decisions, a small study suggests. While the process was implemented… Read More »