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‘We Have No Choice’: One Woman’s Ordeal with Texas’ New Sonogram Law

March 15, 2012


Texas Observer, March 15, 2012 by Carolyn Jones Halfway through my pregnancy, I learned that my baby was ill. Profoundly so. My doctor gave us the news kindly, but still, my husband and I weren’t prepared. Just a few minutes earlier, we’d been smiling giddily at fellow expectant parents as we waited for the doctor […]

Texas bans Planned Parenthood from participating in Texas’ Women’s Health Program

February 23, 2012


Suehs Signs Rule Banning Abortion Affiliates The Texas Tribune, February 23, 2012 by Emily Ramshaw If there was any hope that the state was seeking a compromise with the federal government over Texas’ Women’s Health Program, it’s fading fast. At the direction of lawmakers and Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott, the Texas Health and Human […]