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Fatal Fetal Defect Counselors Brace For Influx of Families After Arizona’s Abortion Ban

July 30, 2012

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Think Progress, July 30, 2012 by Aviva Shen Arizona’s new 20-week abortion ban goes into effect Thursday, with very real effects for families expecting babies with fatal fetal defects. The Arizona Republic reports on volunteer services rising to the challenge of helping parents cope with the trauma of watching infants die within minutes, hours, or […]

Terrible New Arizona Law Forces Horrified Parents to Watch their Babies Die

July 30, 2012

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Jezebel, July 30, 2012 by Erin Gloria Ryan It’s tough to find a job in this sluggish economy, but now, thanks to a law about to take effect in the state of Arizona, there may soon be a need for something called a “fetal grief counselor” in the American Southwest. Thanks to anti-abortion lawmakers’ efforts, […]

Champ and Chump: Two sides of the fight over a 20-week Abortion Ban

April 7, 2012

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Women Are Watching, April 7, 2012 by Heather H. This week’s champ is someone who truly knows what’s at stake for women as legislators continue to push new anti-women’s health legislation in states across the country. That’s why, when Danielle Deaver heard that the states of Arizona and Georgia were coming closer and closer to […]

Arizona bill would declare pregnancy 2 weeks before conception

April 4, 2012

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Raw Story, April 4, 2012 by David Edwards A measure passed Arizona’s Senate claims that it would ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy, but experts say that the bill is far more restrictive, effectively banning abortions after 18 weeks and declaring that a woman could be pregnant 2 weeks before she even had sex. […]

Arizona Outdoes Everyone With New Anti-Abortion Bill

March 29, 2012

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Mother Jones, March 29, 2012 by Kate Sheppard Bills limiting the time period during which abortion is legal have proliferated in recent years as other states have followed Nebraska’s lead and banned abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy. But a law under consideration in Arizona would roll back access to abortion even farther. The Arizona bill, (HB […]