Hot News Stories (11/20/13)Posted: November 20, 2013
ABC News (USA)
A sharply divided Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed Texas to continue enforcing abortion restrictions that opponents say have led more than a third of the state’s clinics to stop providing abortions.
New York Times (New York, NY)
Voters in Albuquerque on Tuesday defeated a ballot question that sought to ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy, delivering a critical setback to an anti-choice movement that had sought to use this progressive city to recalibrate the national debate around women’s reproductive rights.
The Daily Californian (Berkeley, CA)
A study conducted by a team of UC Berkeley and USC researchers seeking to reduce the rates of teen birth and support young mothers and children, found a very high rate of teen pregnancy within California’s child welfare system.