Hot News Stories (9/16/13)Posted: September 16, 2013
St. Louis Post Dispatch (St. Louis, MO)
Sex education, less sexual activity among teens and more use of contraception are being credited for the lowest teen birth rate in the United States since 1940.
Dallas News (Dallas, TX)
From a letter to the Dallas News: “As a Texan, a voter, and a woman, I am dismayed by the constant assault on a woman’s right to safe, affordable, accessible health care. The decision a woman makes related to a pregnancy should be left to the woman, her family, her faith and her health care provider.”
The Oklahoman (Tulsa, OK)
An anti-choice Oklahoma abortion law that has drawn the interest of the U.S. Supreme Court was written in sweeping terms to ban all drug-induced abortions, an pro-choice group argued to the Oklahoma Supreme Court this week.