PHOENIX — Three disability-rights groups are urging the U.S. Supreme Court to let Arizona enforce its ban on abortions at 20 weeks as a necessary safeguard against “postnatal eugenics.”
PHOENIX — A new U.S. Supreme Court ruling Monday could eventually affect a year-old Arizona law restricting the use of an abortion-inducing drug.
PHOENIX — Officials from 16 states are lining up behind Arizona’s bid to enforce its year-old ban on abortions at or after 20 weeks of pregnancy.
PHOENIX — A federal judge on Thursday threw out a challenge to a 2011 Arizona law banning abortion based on the race or sex of the child.
PHOENIX — Attorneys for the state are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to give Arizona, and every other state, more authority to restrict abortions.
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has warned that the Catholic Church's moral structure might "fall like a house of cards" if it doesn't balance its divisive rules about abortion, gays and contraception with the greater need to make it a merciful, more welcoming place for all.
PHOENIX — Arizona cannot cut Planned Parenthood out of its Medicaid program simply because the organization also provides abortions paid for with other funds, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday.
PHOENIX - Fewer women got abortions in Arizona last year than the year before.
PHOENIX - Saying those suing to overturn a state law have no right to sue, Attorney General Tom Horne asked a federal judge Tuesday to throw out their challenge to Arizona's ban on abortion because of the gender or race of the child.
PHOENIX - Saying the interests of Attorney General Tom Horne may not align with theirs, Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery and a religious-based law firm want federal court permission to defend a state law banning abortions based on the gender or race of a child.
WASHINGTON — Republican Arizona congressman Trent Franks drew a sharp response during debate on an abortion bill when he said that the number of pregnancies resulting from rape is very low.
Lawyers for the state and a privately financed anti-abortion group go to federal appeals court today in a bid to restore a ban on Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood.
PHOENIX - Ignoring a threatened lawsuit, a House panel voted Monday to allow warrantless inspections of abortion clinics and to restrict their ability to get Medicaid funds.
PHOENIX — Ignoring a threatened lawsuit, a House panel voted Monday to allow warrantless inspections of abortion clinics and restrict their ability to get Medicaid funds.
PHOENIX - Abortion foes are making a late-session push to allow health inspectors to inspect clinics without a warrant.
PHOENIX - A coalition of rights groups filed suit Wednesday to overturn a 2-year-old law banning abortion for race or gender selection, calling the measure racist.
PHOENIX - While the 2011 Arizona law is unique in the nation, this isn't the only bid by legislators across the country to impose gender restrictions on abortion.
PHOENIX — Calling the measure racist, a coalition of rights groups filed suit Wednesday to overturn a two-year-old law banning abortion for race or gender selection.
PHOENIX - Calling a woman's rights "unalterably clear," a federal appeals court on Tuesday struck down Arizona's nearly year-old ban on abortions at 20 weeks and beyond.
PHOENIX — Calling a woman's rights “unalterably clear” a federal appeals court today struck down Arizona's nearly year-old ban on abortions at 20 weeks and beyond.