Hot News Stories (6/9/15)Posted: June 9, 2015
New York Times (New York, NY)
After childbirth, new mothers seeking contraceptive impants or devices are generally told to return six weeks after giving birth —however a new study, published in Obstetrics and Gynecology, suggests that this practice should change.
Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)
Abortions have declined in states where new laws make it harder to have them – but they’ve also waned in states where abortion rights are protected, an Associated Press survey finds. Nearly everywhere, abortions are down by as much as 12% since 2010.
ABC News (USA)
A woman in Georgia has been charged with malice murder after taking an abortion pill she ordered off the internet. All abortions after 12 weeks pregnancy are illegal in Georgia.