Hot News Stories (2/24/14)Posted: February 24, 2014
RH Reality Check (USA)
The State of South Dakota has spent $170,000 in taxpayer money since 2011 defending a single anti-choice law, according to new figures from the state attorney general.
Ohio News (Cincinnati, OH)
As more family planning clinics close in Ohio, few hospitals are willing to perform abortions under any circumstance. In 2012, fewer than 1 percent of the 25,000 abortions performed in Ohio occurred at a hospital.
CBS News (USA)
A federal appeals court on Friday ruled against the University of Notre Dame in a case over the contraception mandate of the federal health care law that requires health insurance for students and employees to cover contraceptives.