Hot News Stories (6/20/13)Posted: June 20, 2013
Columbus Dispatch (Columbus, OH)
Three Columbus-area doctors say a new, sweeping anti-abortion bill would force them to lie to their patients and could put women’s lives at risk.
Texas Star-Telegram (Austin, TX)
The anti-choice House sponsor of legislation tightening abortion restrictions in Texas says she plans to vigorously push for a ban on abortions after the 20th week of pregnancy, a provision that was removed from a companion bill that passed the Senate late Tuesday.
ABC News (USA)
A North Dakota judge on Wednesday agreed to combine a lawsuit that challenges a new requirement for doctors who perform abortions with litigation over a 2011 law that limits the use of drugs to terminate pregnancies.