Hot News Stories (2/20/14)Posted: February 20, 2014
Montgomery Advisor (Montgomery, AL)
Alabama House legislators are holding public hearings today about four recently proposed anti-choice bills, including one that would ban abortions after about six weeks of pregnancy – before many women even know they are pregnant.
San Francisco Chronicle (San Francisco, CA)
Missouri senators started debate Wednesday over legislation that would require women seeking an abortion to wait days longer after seeing a doctor, although physicians don’t agree that such a wait is necessary.
Boston Globe (Boston, MA)
New Hampshire’s Senate has voted to pass a bill establishing a 25-foot buffer surrounding reproductive health facilities where abortions are offered, in order to protect patients from the harassment of anti-choice protestors.