Hot News Stories (5/21/15)Posted: May 21, 2015
Houston Press (Houston, TX)
On Wednesday the Texas state Senate Health and Human Services Committee passed an anti-choice bill restricting minors’ access to abortion without parental consent. The “judicial bypass” bill, passed by the state House last week, was approved 5-2 this afternoon and will now head to the Senate floor.
Minneapolis Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN)
Anti-choice state lawmakers in Wisconsin say they hope to pass an unconstitutional bill to ban abortions after 20 weeks of gestation before the budget is debated in June.
ABC News Local (Montgomery, AL)
Three anti-choice bills that would restrict access to reproductive health services including abortion in Alabama are making their way through the State House.