Hot News Stories (6/29/15)Posted: June 29, 2015
Ohio Sun Herald (Columbus, OH)
Health officials have denied an Ohio reproductive health clinic’s request for an exception to anti-choice rules requiring it to have a patient-transfer agreement with a hospital, despite the fact that hospitals are required to take patients in emergencies.
ABC News Local (Nashville, TN)
Two Tennessee reproductive health clinics that offer abortion services will not have to shut down on July 1 after a federal judge issued a temporary restraining order.
Breitbart News (New York, NY)
A district judge in Kansas blocked the state’s ban on a safe abortion procedure that is being called “dismemberment abortion” by opponents in order to stigmatize the procedure. The judge argued prohibiting the procedure would create an “obstacle” for women who want to terminate their pregnancies with brutal dismemberment.