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Mississippi anti-abortion law at odds with facts

July 12, 2012

0, July 12, 2012 by Karen Graham U.S. District Court Judge Daniel P. Jordan III, in a ruling this morning, declared that the Mississippi anti-abortion law, signed by Republican Governor Phil Bryant in April will remain blocked. It’s unclear how long the law will be delayed. Judge Jordan delayed the law’s implementation on July 1, […]

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 […]

Mississippi “Heartbeat” Ban Returns

April 10, 2012


RH Reality Check, April 10, 2012 by Robin Marty The Mississippi legislature is renewing a push for an outright ban on abortion after the point in which a heartbeat can be detected, as early as four weeks post conception, despite the fact that the bill was unable to make it out of the Senate Chamber. […]