Lawsuits Challenge Abortion Restrictions in 3 StatesTaking the offensive after Election Day setbacks, Planned Parenthood and its allies filed lawsuits Wednesday in North Carolina, Missouri and Alaska challenging laws that they view as unconstitutional restrictions on abortion.
Court: Adviser Who Helped Girl Get Abortion Should Keep JobA school guidance counselor who helped a 15-year-old girl get judicial approval for an abortion without telling her parents shouldn't have lost her job, the state's highest court ruled Thursday.
Florida Court to Hear Case Challenging Abortion LawFlorida's First District Court of Appeal is set to hear a case challenging a state law requiring a woman seeking an abortion to wait at least 24 hours after visiting a clinic to get care.
Florida's New 24-Hour Abortion Waiting Period On Hold AgainA Florida judge once again blocked the state's new 24-hour waiting period for abortions on Thursday, ended two days of legal limbo.
Abortion Waiting Period Bill Goes To Florida GovernorThe Legislature passed a bill Friday that will require a 24-hour waiting period for abortions — a reflective period Republicans said they hope will change some women's minds before undergoing the procedure.
1-Day Waiting Period For Abortion Bill Passes State HouseWomen seeking an abortion would face a one-day waiting period under a bill that appears likely to go to Gov. Rick Scott for approval.
Florida Legislature Passes Bill To Make Killing Fetuses A CrimeSenate approves measure that makes killing or injuring a fetus at any stage of development a crime.
Florida House Moves Abortion Measure The Florida House has passed a measure prohibiting abortions after the viability of a fetus has been determined, with limited exceptions.
Man Who Gave Abortion Drug To Be SentencedA 28-year-old Tampa man will be sentenced to prison for tricking his pregnant ex-girlfriend into taking a pill that caused her to have a miscarriage.
Florida Man Accused Of Killing Ex-Girlfriend's Fetus After Tricking Her Into Taking Abortion PillThe 28-year-old son of a Florida fertility doctor has been charged by federal authorities with tricking his girlfriend into taking a pill used to induce labor and cause an abortion, killing the fetus she was carrying.
Florida Lawmakers Seek To Ban Race-Selective AbortionsBills seeking to ban sex- and race-selective abortions and to require that babies surviving botched abortions receive medical care cleared House subcommittees on Wednesday as the hot-button issue resurfaced during a legislative session that's been largely bereft of battles over social issues.
Opinion: Brain Dead Politics In VirginiaKen Cuccinelli aspires to be the next governor of Virginia after spending four years trying to deny women's health care rights, blocking Obamacare and forcing his ideology and personal beliefs on the Commonwealth of Virginia.