Hot News Stories (4/1/14)Posted: April 1, 2014
The Times-Picanye (New Orleans, LA)
The Louisiana House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed an anti-choice bill 85-6 Monday afternoon that would further restrict access to abortion services in the state.
San Francisco Chronicle (San Francisco, CA)
A federal judge considering the constitutionality of a new anti-choice Alabama law said Monday he will hold a trial on whether the law creates a substantial obstacle to abortion by requiring abortion clinic doctors to have approval to admit patients to nearby hospitals.
RMC ally Catholics for Choice speak out in support of access to preventive care, “Religious freedom is a bogus argument by those who want to use religion to discriminate,” said Jon O’Brien, president of pro-choice faith group Catholics for Choice.
OK News (Oklahoma City, OK)
An anti-choice bill to further restrict the use of the safest and earliest form of abortion has easily cleared a anti-choice-controlled Oklahoma Senate committee.