Hot News Stories (9/25/15)Posted: September 25, 2015
RH Reality Check (USA)
The Michigan legislature is considering a pair of bills that would criminalize coercing a woman to have an abortion, a policy that has been pushed for years by anti-choice lawmakers.
Huffington Post (USA)
With less than a week before the government runs out of money, the Senate failed Thursday to advance a bill that would have kept federal offices open, but defunded Planned Parenthood.
Almost one in four women in several Rwandan jails are serving time for illegal abortions, many of them rape survivors who should be able to get safe terminations under the central African country’s law, two advocacy groups said.