Hot News Stories (8/15/13)Posted: August 15, 2013
KWMU Kansas (Wichita, KS)
The Wichita City Council has taken no action on efforts by anti-choice activists to use zoning laws to drive out a Kansas family planning clinic that performs abortions.
Columbus Dispatch (Columbus, OH)
Anti-choice Ohio lawmakers are resurrecting a proposal to effectively ban abortions after the first fetal heartbeat is detected — as early as six weeks into pregnancy.
St. Louis Post Dispatch (St. Louis, MO)
An anti-choice Missouri legislator asked the federal court on Wednesday to exempt his family from contraception coverage through the state insurance plan, saying it violates his religious beliefs as a Catholic.