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Catherine Furey, Mother Of Five, Died After Drinking Vinegar In ‘Home Abortion’

May 22, 2012

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Huffington Post, May 22, 2012 by Laura Hibbard Catherine Furey, a 38-year-old mother of five from Salford, UK died after drinking industrial-strength vinegar in an attempted at-home abortion, the Manchester Evening News reports. Furey’s sister-in-law, 33-year-old Dawn Chadwick, was charged with manslaughter for supplying the concentrated substance, but has now been cleared of any charges […]

New law won’t stop abortions

May 21, 2012

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Clarion Ledger, May 21, 2012 by M.A. Gowen Why does Gov. Bryant hate women? The people of Mississippi voted against the Personhood. Are Bryant and Lt. Gov. Reeves so naive as to think that they can stop a woman from having an abortion if she really wants one? I worked at Baptist Hospital in the […]

Bubba And His Poor, Pitiful Women

May 17, 2012

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ACLU Blog, May 17, 2012 by Alexa Kolbi-Molinas, Yesterday, a video leaked of Mississippi Representative Lester “Bubba” Carpenter (pictured above) gloating that he and his anti-choice cronies had passed a bill that could effectively put an end to safe, legal abortion in the state of Mississippi. The money quote: It’s going to be challenged, of […]

Why I Fight to Keep Abortion Safe and Legal

April 29, 2012

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The Root, April 29, 2012 by Tamara Tunie Your Take: Mississippi’s new law blocking access is one reason, says Law & Order: SVU actress. I have a good friend who comes to mind a lot lately, now that it seems barely 24 hours can pass without the news reporting on some new bill or state […]

Our view: Abortion debate a moot point

April 27, 2012

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The Dispatch, April 27, 2012 Good for Hob Bryan. Rather than let a politically popular bill onto the Senate floor sure to be ruled unconstitutional, the Amory senator Thursday refused to let the bill out of the committee he chairs. The bill, making it a criminal homicide for anyone performing an abortion once a heartbeat […]

Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant says left’s “one mission in life is to abort children”

April 26, 2012

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CBS News, April 26, 2012 by AP (AP) JACKSON, Miss. – Mississippi’s Republican governor had new harsh words for proponents of legalized abortion this week, saying, “their one mission in life is to abort children, is to kill children in the womb.” Gov. Phil Bryant made the comments Tuesday on the Internet talk show of […]

Fetal heartbeat bill killed by Miss. Senate chair

April 26, 2012

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NECN, April 26, 2012 by AP ACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi Senate chairman on Thursday killed a bill that could have led to a homicide criminal prosecution for anyone performing an abortion once a fetal heartbeat is found. Senate Judiciary B Committee Chairman Hob Bryan, D-Amory, said the bill is unconstitutional because lawmakers are […]