Hot News Stories (4/14/15)Posted: April 14, 2015
Tulsa World (Tulsa, OK)
Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin signed an anti-choice measure Monday that would ban a safe and common type of abortion based on anti-choice efforts to redefine this procedure in inflammatory terms.
Stuttgart Daily Leader (Stuttgart, AR)
After passing the top priority of anti-choice groups early in the session and with one of the nation’s toughest bans already tied up in the courts, Arkansas lawmakers closed out the session by passing more restrictions than any other state so far this year.
San Francisco Bay News (San Francisco, CA)
A new California bill introduced this week aims to stop so-called ‘crisis pregnancy centers’ from giving out false information to patients seeking abortions.
Bangor Daily News (Bangor, ME)
“Anti-choice politicians’ strategy is to put amendments on every bill, and they are willing to hold up a human trafficking bill, budget bills and even the attorney general’s nomination over it. What’s next? This pattern of restrictions placed on abortion access cannot continue. We need Maine Senators Susan Collins and Angus King. The health and rights of women is not something we can allow to be compromised.”