Hot News Stories (8/29/13)Posted: August 29, 2013
Seattle PI (Seattle, WA)
Any public health district in Washington that provides maternity care must continue to offer “substantially equivalent benefits” in the form of contraception and abortion services, even if it contracts with a religious-affiliated medical organization.
San Francisco Chronicle (San Francisco, CA)
The Iowa Board of Medicine will listen to public testimony Wednesday on whether the state should bar the practice of distributing reproductive healthcare via telemedicine.
Washington Post (Washington, DC)
Media conglomerate Clear Channel lifted its ban Tuesday on radio ads advertising family planning services purchased by a Kansas reproductive health clinic that also provides abortions.