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GOP: ‘Only Health Care Mandate They Can Embrace Are Transvaginal Probes For Women’

June 29, 2012


Huffington Post, June 29, 2012 by Luke Johnson Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley (D) took a heck of a shot at Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) Friday on a conference call organized by the Obama campaign following the Supreme Court’s health care ruling. “The only health care mandate they can embrace are transvaginal probes for women,” […]

Montgomery anti-abortion pregnancy center disclaimer law is unconstitutional, federal court rules

June 28, 2012


Washington Post, June 28, 2012 by Victor Zapana A federal appeals court has struck down a controversial Montgomery County health regulation that requires anti-abortion pregnancy centers to provide a health disclaimer to patients. The regulation, which was approved by the Montgomery County Council in 2010, required the centers to make two declarations: First, they do […]

Maryland Clinics Will Require Licenses Starting July 23rd

June 25, 2012


RH Reality Check, June 25, 2012 by Robin Marty In a response to a 2010 incident involving an unlicensed doctor providing an abortion that required emergency surgery as a follow up, the state of Maryland has passed a new law saying all clinics that provide surgical abortions must be licensed. Via The Washington Post: Clinics […]