PHILADELPHIA — An abortion doctor was convicted Monday of first-degree murder and could face execution in the deaths of three babies who were born alive and then killed with scissors at his grimy, “house of horrors” clinic.
PHOENIX — Republicans and Democrats in the Senate sparred Thursday over sweeping anti-abortion legislation that generally bans abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy and institutes new disclosure requirements, including one that requires women to look at a state-run website with images of fe…
PHOENIX — Abortion providers in Arizona would be barred from receiving federal government funding through the state for family planning services under a bill given preliminary approval by the state House on Friday.
ATLANTA — A high-ranking official resigned Tuesday from the
Susan G. Komen for the Cure breast-cancer charity after a dispute
over whether the group should give funding to Planned Parenthood,
according to a letter obtained by The Associated Press.
JACKSON, Miss. — A national effort to put abortion bans into
state constitutions is looking for its first victory next month in
Mississippi, where voters are being asked to approve an amendment
declaring that life begins when a human egg is fertilized.