Hot News Stories (11/11/2015)Posted: November 11, 2015
The Cap Times (Madison, WI)
As the number of reproductive healthcare clinics in Wisconsin dwindles, NARAL Pro-Choice Wisconsin announced a new program that will provide food, lodging and support for women who are forced to travel long distances to have access to abortions.
HuffPost Politics (USA)
A state lawmaker in Missouri is attempting to put an end to a graduate student’s dissertation research on the impacts of 72-hour waiting periods on women considering abortions, stating that her study is a marketing aid for Planned Parenthood.
The Washington Times (Washington, DC)
Anti-choice Michigan legislators have voted to prohibit abortions at 12 weeks gestation, an effort that has been contested in other states as a violation of the right to abortion up until viability as protected by the Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade.