Hot News Stories (10/2/13)Posted: October 2, 2013
San Antonio Current (San Antonio, TX)
As anticipated, reproductive rights groups officially mounted their legal challenge to Texas’ controversial anti-abortion legislation last Friday, beginning what they call just the “latest chapter” in a “long fight” against the draconian law.
NBC News Local (Columbus, OH)
Participants from around Ohio and nation are expected at a Statehouse rally on Wednesday opposing anti-choice state laws that limit access to reproductive healthcare.
Bloomberg (New York, NY)
Anti-choice Texas Gov. Rick Perry yesterday told a crowd in Smithville, New Jersey, that his wife, Anita, misspoke when she told a journalist that abortion is a woman’s right.
NECN News (Bismark, ND)
An anti-choice group that represents North Dakota’s Roman Catholic bishops is urging the state’s highest court to reverse a district court ruling on the legal right to an abortion.