Hot News Stories (5/2/13)Posted: May 2, 2013
The Hill (Washington, DC)
The Obama administration will appeal a court decision that required the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to make the controversial contraceptive known as Plan B available to women of all ages.
AZ Central (Phoenix, AZ)
In Arizona, pending anti-choice legislation trying to limit funding for abortions has added more uncertainty to sputtering negotiations over Medicaid expansion — Republican Gov. Jan Brewer’s top legislative priority.
NC Capitol News (Raleigh, NC)
An anti-choice bill that would criminalize doctors for performing abortions where observers suspect gender played a role, was approved by a North Carolina House Committee. This dangerous bill would allow the parents, guardians or current or former doctors of a woman who seeks an abortion to sue the doctor solely based on speculation.