Hot News Stories (6/26/13)Posted: June 26, 2013
Huffington Post (USA)
The Texas anti-abortion bill, which threatened to close nearly all of the abortion clinics in the state and prompted an 11-hour filibuster by state Sen. Wendy Davis (D), is dead, The Austin American-Statesman reported.
San Francisco Chronicle (San Francisco, CA)
An anti-choice bill requiring North Carolina educators to teach that abortions are linked to later premature births, despite insufficient scientific evidence, is headed to the full House.
New York Times (New York, NY)
A women’s rights group filed a lawsuit in federal court on Tuesday to block the country’s most stringent anti-choice law, a North Dakota ban on abortions as early as six weeks into pregnancy.