Hot News Stories (6/12/13)Posted: June 12, 2013
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (Milwaukee, WI)
Amid tumult on the Wisconsin state Senate floor, anti-choice Republicans cut off debate and approved a bill Wednesday requiring women seeking abortions to get ultrasounds.
Huffington Post (USA)
Planned Parenthood and the American Civil Liberties Union filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday challenging a new anti-choice Alabama law that tightens restrictions on abortion clinics in the state.
NBC News (USA)
The Federal government may have backed down after a decade of fighting over emergency contraception, but don’t expect to see any morning-after birth control product out from behind the counter anytime soon.
New York Times (New York, NY)
New studies are looking at the consequences of having to carry an unwanted pregnancy to term. Does it higher psychological or economic toll than having an abortion? What happens to women who are denied an abortion?