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51. Report: Nearly 50 Measures Restricting Repro Health Passed in 2015

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States passed about 50 restrictions on reproductive health care in 2015, according to a new report from the Center for Reproductive Rights, The Hill reports (Ferris, The Hill, 12/7). Reproductive Health Care Restrictions in 2015 Accor...

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States passed about 50 restrictions on reproductive health care in 2015, according to a new report from the Center for Reproductive Rights, The Hill reports.

52. Lawmakers Continue Debate Over Omnibus Spending Bill Riders, Including Abortion-Related Provisions

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Congressional leaders on Thursday said they expect the text of the omnibus government spending bill to be released on Monday, which would help set up a final vote on the measure on Wednesday, Dec. 16, The Hill reports (Bolton, The Hill, ...

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Congressional leaders on Thursday said they expect the text of the omnibus government spending bill to be released on Monday, which would help set up a final vote on the measure on Wednesday, Dec. 16, The Hill reports.

53. Ohio Lawmakers Propose Buffer Zone Measure

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Ohio lawmakers on Wednesday proposed a bill (HB 408) that would establish a 15-foot buffer zone around abortion clinics in the state, the Columbus Dispatch reports (Siegel, Columbus Dispatch, 12/9). Federal law prohibits people from usi...

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Ohio lawmakers on Wednesday proposed a bill (HB 408) that would establish a 15-foot buffer zone around abortion clinics in the state, the Columbus Dispatch reports.

54. Court Temporarily Blocks Ohio From Taking Legal Action Against Planned Parenthood

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A federal judge on Monday issued a temporary injunction preventing Ohio officials from taking legal action against Planned Parenthood over rules for fetal tissue disposal, the AP/Sacramento Bee reports (Sanner, AP/Sacramento Bee, 12/14)...

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A federal judge on Monday issued a temporary injunction preventing Ohio officials from taking legal action against Planned Parenthood over rules for fetal tissue disposal, the AP/Sacramento Bee reports (Sanner, AP/Sacramento Bee, 12/14).

55. Abortion-Rights Groups Ask SCOTUS To Decline To Hear Appeal on Overturned Ark. Abortion Ban

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Abortion-rights groups on Thursday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reject an attempt by Arkansas officials to reinstate an overturned state law (Act 301) that bans abortion at 12 weeks of pregnancy, AP/THV 11 reports. According to AP/...

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Abortion-rights groups on Thursday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reject an attempt by Arkansas officials to reinstate an overturned state law (Act 301) that bans abortion at 12 weeks of pregnancy, AP/THV 11 reports.

56. In Op-Ed, Woman Shares Abortion Story To Combat Encroaching Restrictions on Access

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In an opinion piece for the Boston Globe, a woman shares her abortion story in the hope "that our elected leaders, especially those who are chipping away at our freedoms, will pause to listen." Trish Karter explains that she was pregnant...

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In an opinion piece for the Boston Globe, a woman shares her abortion story in the hope "that our elected leaders, especially those who are chipping away at our freedoms, will pause to listen." 

57. Ohio House Passes Bill To Defund Planned Parenthood

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The Ohio House on Tuesday voted 62-33 to advance legislation (HB 294) that would defund Planned Parenthood clinics in the state, the AP/San Francisco Chronicle reports (Sanner, AP/San Francisco Chronicle, 11/17). The Ohio Senate in Octob...

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The Ohio House on Tuesday voted 62-33 to advance legislation (HB 294) that would defund Planned Parenthood clinics in the state, the AP/San Francisco Chronicle reports.

58. Blogs Comment on Conservatives' 'Campaign Against Planned Parenthood,' Clinic Staffer's Experience with Domestic Terrorism, More

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Read the week's best commentary from bloggers at American Prospect, xoJane/Huffington Post blogs and more. ANTIABORTION-RIGHTS MOVEMENT: "Campaign Against Planned Parenthood Decades in the Making," Adele Stan, American Prospect: "Thi...

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Read the week's best commentary from bloggers at American Prospect, xoJane/Huffington Post blogs and more.

59. Provider Shares Why He Offers Abortion Care Despite Constant Harassment, Death Threats

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In an opinion piece for STAT News, abortion provider Warren Hern writes about the harassment and death threats he has faced throughout his 42-year career and why he continues to provide abortion care, stating that it is "the most importa...

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In an opinion piece for STAT News, abortion provider Warren Hern writes about the harassment and death threats he has faced throughout his 42-year career and why he continues to provide abortion care, stating that it is "the most important thing [he] could do in medicine."

60. ACLU Threatens Lawsuit Against Catholic Hospital for Denying Women Tubal Ligation Procedures

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The American Civil Liberties Union and Physicians for Reproductive Health said they will file a lawsuit against a Catholic hospital in California for denying two women's requests for tubal ligation unless the hospital agrees to provide t...

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The American Civil Liberties Union and Physicians for Reproductive Health said they will file a lawsuit against a Catholic hospital in California for denying two women's requests for tubal ligation unless the hospital agrees to provide the procedure, the San Francisco Chronicle reports.