Hot News Stories (2/15/13)Posted: February 15, 2013
Argus Leader (Argus, SD)
Anti-choice South Dakota lawmakers are considering expansion of the state’s pre-abortion waiting period which, at 72-hours, is already the most extreme in the nation.
Jackson Free Press (Jackson, MS)
The Mississippi Senate and House of Representatives put off debating many of the most controversial bills—about guns and abortion—until today’s deadline to pass general bills.
Bloomberg Business Week (USA)
In the past two years, 10 states have effectively outlawed telemedicine abortion pill prescriptions, increasing costs and consequences for patients and clinics.
Seattle Times (Seattle, WA)
Washington state Senate Republican Leader Mark Schoesler said he does not expect floor votes this session on the pro-choice measure to require that insurance companies continue to cover abortions.