Hot News Stories (4/2/13)Posted: April 3, 2013
New York Times (New York, NY)
The legality or availability of abortion is under challenge from North Dakota to Arkansas this spring as conservative state legislatures throw down roadblocks. But out in Washington state winds may blow the other way.
Huffington Post (USA)
In addition to passing some of the most restrictive abortion laws in the nation so far this year, Republican lawmakers in North Dakota, Arkansas and Texas are now pushing bills that would defund comprehensive sex education programs for at-risk teenagers.
North Dakota’s only clinic that offers abortion services is vowing to challenge the state’s adoption of new restrictions that its backers say imperil its ability to operate.