Contraception and abortion need to be understood in a public health context. As access comes under heavier attack in this country we can expect higher maternal and infant mortality, more teen anemia and higher risks of child abuse and neglect.
ABC News (Topeka, KS)
Kansas state has paid two private law firms nearly one million dollars to help it defend anti-choice laws enacted since conservative Republican Gov. Sam Brownback took office.
Fox Denver (Denver, CO)
Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler announced Monday that a proposal to amend the state constitution to redefine “personhood”, a measure posed by anti-choice activists as an effort to undermine abortion rights, will be on the November 2014 ballot.