Hot News Stories (2/11/14)Posted: February 11, 2014
Fox News (USA)
The anti-choice arts and crafts business Hobby Lobby filed a Supreme Court brief Monday asking that its owners be protected from violating their religious beliefs by complying with the contraception mandate of the Affordable Care Act.
RH Reality Check (USA)
On Friday, an Alaska Superior Court extended a temporary restraining order temporarily blocking a new anti-choice regulation that is designed to severely restrict abortion access for low-income women in the state.
Brattleboro Reformer (Brattleboro, VT)
Abortion has been legal in Vermont for four decades, but the state has a law on the books that makes it a crime for a doctor to perform an abortion and subject to jail sentence of 10 years. State senators hope to repeal the statute this session.