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Planned Parenthood Awarded $2 Million in Lawsuit Over Secret Videos 16 Nov 7:45pm Updated Planned Parenthood Awarded $2 Million in Lawsuit Over Secret Videos
An anti-abortion activist recorded the videos to try to show that the group was illegally selling fetal tissue.
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15 Nov 8:21pm Planned Parenthood Awarded More Than $2 Million in Lawsuit Over Secret Videos
An anti-abortion activist recorded the videos to try to show that the group was illegally selling fetal tissue.
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22 Oct 3:08am Northern Ireland abortion and same-sex marriage laws change
Abortion is now decriminalised and same-sex marriage is to be legalised in Northern Ireland.
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76% of online orders for abortion pills come from states with bans 19 Oct 12:25pm Updated 76% of online orders for abortion pills come from states with bans
A University of Texas at Austin study found that the vast majority of attempted orders for abortion pills online were placed in states like Mississippi and Texas with strict abortion laws in place.
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8 Oct 4:23am NI abortion: Guidelines issued ahead of 21 October deadline
The Northern Ireland Office publishes guidelines for the medical profession on the new law.
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7 Oct 6:15pm Updated NI abortion: Guidelines issued as October deadline looms
The Northern Ireland Office publishes new guidelines on abortion for the medical profession ahead of the 21 October deadline.
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3 Oct 9:06am Northern Ireland abortion law found to breach human rights
A court rules in favour of a woman who challenged the law after she was denied a termination in NI.
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2 Oct 7:01pm Sarah Ewart: Belfast High Court to rule on landmark abortion case
Belfast's High Court will rule whether NI's laws are in breach of the UK's human rights commitments.
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U.S. Judge Temporarily Blocks Georgia Abortion Law 2 Oct 2:20pm Updated U.S. Judge Temporarily Blocks Georgia Abortion Law
Similar laws have been blocked in other states. Conservatives hope the Supreme Court will ultimately decide to weaken or overturn the constitutional right to an abortion.
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South Korean Clinic Performed Abortion on Wrong Woman, Police Say 25 Sep 5:10pm Updated South Korean Clinic Performed Abortion on Wrong Woman, Police Say
The police said they planned to ask prosecutors to indict the clinic’s doctor and a nurse on charges of inflicting accidental injury.
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Why America’s Abortion Rate Might Be Higher Than It Appears 21 Sep 2:04am Updated Why America’s Abortion Rate Might Be Higher Than It Appears
Evidence suggests more American women are “self-managing” their abortions.
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America’s Abortion Rate Has Dropped to Its Lowest Ever 20 Sep 5:29am Updated America’s Abortion Rate Has Dropped to Its Lowest Ever
New research suggests contraception and fewer pregnancies may be more responsible for the decline than state laws restricting abortion.
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California passes law to make abortion pills mandatory in public college clinics 16 Sep 4:41pm California passes law to make abortion pills mandatory in public college clinics
On Friday, SB 24 passed the California Senate. If signed into law by the governor, all public universities will have to make medical abortions available to students, starting in January 2023.
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In First, California Would Require Public Universities to Provide Abortion Pills 15 Sep 12:21am Updated In First, California Would Require Public Universities to Provide Abortion Pills
The bill, if signed by the governor, would mark a new way of giving women access to abortion as conservative states tighten restrictions.
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Determined mother was told to ABORT her daughter 14 times 11 Sep 6:03am Determined mother was told to ABORT her daughter 14 times
Kiera Meldrum, 20, from York, was offered an abortion every week of her pregnancy after her 21-week scan showed her daughter Lillee-Rose had Grade 3 severe ascites to the bowel.
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Planned Parenthood Refuses Federal Funds Over Abortion Restrictions 23 Aug 12:04am Updated Planned Parenthood Refuses Federal Funds Over Abortion Restrictions
Facing a Trump administration rule that forbids referrals for abortion, the organization decided to reject federal funds for family planning for low-income women.
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Planned Parenthood Withdraws From Title X Funding 19 Aug 3:50pm Updated Planned Parenthood Withdraws From Title X Funding
Facing a federal rule that restricts referrals for abortion, the organization decided to reject government funding for family planning for low-income women.
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Planned Parenthood May Withdraw From Title X Funding 19 Aug 2:13pm Updated Planned Parenthood May Withdraw From Title X Funding
Facing a federal rule that restricts referrals for abortion, the organization will decide whether to reject government funding for family planning for low-income women.
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Planned Parenthood sues Missouri to block 8-week abortion ban due to come into effect next month  31 Jul 6:32pm Planned Parenthood sues Missouri to block 8-week abortion ban due to come into effect next month 
Planned Parenthood and the American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit contending that the law is unconstitutional and are seeking an injunction before it is set to go into effect on August 28.
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American Medical Association sues North Dakota to block anti-abortion law in a rare political move 4 Jul 3:11pm American Medical Association sues North Dakota to block anti-abortion law in a rare political move
The group is suing North Dakota, where, as of August 1, doctors will be obliged to tell patients that medical abortions can be reversed, and that they are ending 'the life of a living human being'.
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U.K. Court Says Mentally Disabled Woman Must Have Abortion 25 Jun 5:08am Updated U.K. Court Says Mentally Disabled Woman Must Have Abortion
A judge called her decision “heartbreaking,” but in the best interest of the woman, who is 22 weeks pregnant.
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Boy, 1, thriving after groundbreaking surgery in the WOMB to treat spina bifida 24 Jun 6:17pm Boy, 1, thriving after groundbreaking surgery in the WOMB to treat spina bifida
When Charley's condition first became apparent on the 13-week scan, California sweethearts Lexi and Joshuwa Royer were advised to consider abortion. But they heard about a new experiment.
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Maine’s New Abortion Law Will Allow Non-Doctors to Perform Procedure 10 Jun 11:38pm Maine’s New Abortion Law Will Allow Non-Doctors to Perform Procedure
The law, which will go into effect in September, will allow nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other medical professionals to administer abortions.
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Women denied an abortion suffer worse health 5 years later than those who are granted one 10 Jun 6:59pm Women denied an abortion suffer worse health 5 years later than those who are granted one
The study by California, researchers is one of the first to look long-term not only at women who had abortions versus wanted pregnancies, but also at those who carried out unwanted pregnancies.
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Can an Abortion Affect Your Fertility? 30 May 11:23am Updated Can an Abortion Affect Your Fertility?
Only abortions that are associated with complications could potentially impact future fertility.
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19 May 11:07am Updated What Does It Really Mean to Be 6 Weeks Pregnant?
So-called ‘heartbeat’ legislation restricting abortion as early as six weeks into pregnancy has started a conversation about when most women actually learn that they’re pregnant.
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Thousands of Women Have Shared Abortion Stories With #YouKnowMe. She Was First. 16 May 9:29am Thousands of Women Have Shared Abortion Stories With #YouKnowMe. She Was First.
After Busy Philipps opened up about her abortion on TV, a friend saw an opportunity for a bigger conversation about reproductive rights.
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How ‘You Know Me’ Became #YouKnowMe 15 May 10:15pm How ‘You Know Me’ Became #YouKnowMe
After Busy Philipps opened up about her abortion on TV, a friend saw an opportunity for a bigger conversation about reproductive rights.
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Alabama passes bill banning abortion 15 May 6:35pm Updated Alabama passes bill banning abortion
The law - which has sparked protests - outlaws abortion almost entirely.
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In her words: The Race to Limit Abortion Access 10 May 10:58am In her words: The Race to Limit Abortion Access
Four states have passed “heartbeat bills,” and Alabama is close to banning most abortions completely, a direct challenge to Roe v. Wade.
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What Do New State Abortion Laws Really Mean for Women? 10 May 6:22am Updated What Do New State Abortion Laws Really Mean for Women?
The so-called fetal "heartbeat" laws ban abortion before many women even know they're pregnant.
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Ohio’s Fetal Heartbeat Abortion Ban Is Latest Front in Fight Over Roe v. Wade 12 Apr 4:10pm Updated Ohio’s Fetal Heartbeat Abortion Ban Is Latest Front in Fight Over Roe v. Wade
Anti-abortion activists have passed similar measures in several states with the hope that a legal fight could upend Supreme Court precedent.
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Give women more consistent abortion service, NHS told 11 Apr 8:39pm Give women more consistent abortion service, NHS told
Appointments within a week and a choice of medical or surgical abortions are being recommended.
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FDA cracks down on mail-order abortion drugs it says are unapproved 13 Mar 12:57pm FDA cracks down on mail-order abortion drugs it says are unapproved
Aid Access fills prescriptions for abortion pills in India and mails them to women who order them online after going a telemedicine consultation. But the FDA says the drugs are unapproved.
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Tennessee House Passes Bill to Ban Abortion After Detection of Fetal Heartbeat 8 Mar 7:45am Updated Tennessee House Passes Bill to Ban Abortion After Detection of Fetal Heartbeat
Abortion rights advocates vowed to challenge the bill in court if it became law, a prospect that led opponents of abortion rights to distance themselves from it.
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‘Executing Babies’: Here Are the Facts Behind Trump’s Misleading Abortion Tweet 26 Feb 7:46pm ‘Executing Babies’: Here Are the Facts Behind Trump’s Misleading Abortion Tweet
Infants are rarely born alive after abortion procedures, and if they are, doctors do not kill them.
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Trump Administration Blocks Funds for Planned Parenthood and Others Over Abortion Referrals 22 Feb 7:35pm Updated Trump Administration Blocks Funds for Planned Parenthood and Others Over Abortion Referrals
The new rule would steer federal family planning funds under Title X to anti-abortion and faith based groups.
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Embryo ‘Adoption’ Is Growing, but It’s Getting Tangled in the Abortion Debate 17 Feb 8:54pm Updated Embryo ‘Adoption’ Is Growing, but It’s Getting Tangled in the Abortion Debate
Many agencies that offer donated embryos, including most of those supported by federal grants, are affiliated with Christian or anti-abortion rights organizations.
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Call the Midwife: BBC in abortion advice row 14 Feb 1:53pm Call the Midwife: BBC in abortion advice row
As Call the Midwife tackles the issue, BBC Action Line users say there is no advice on abortion.
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With Abortion in Spotlight, States Seek to Pass New Laws 8 Feb 11:15am With Abortion in Spotlight, States Seek to Pass New Laws
Lawmakers in several states have been busy crafting legislation that would either protect abortion or make it illegal in the event that the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade.
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With Abortion in Spotlight, a Flurry of Legislation Across the Country 8 Feb 12:57am Updated With Abortion in Spotlight, a Flurry of Legislation Across the Country
Lawmakers in several states have been busy crafting legislation that would either protect abortion or make it illegal in the event that the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade.
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What Is Late-Term Abortion? Trump Got It Wrong 7 Feb 1:22pm Updated What Is Late-Term Abortion? Trump Got It Wrong
In his State of the Union address, he used scary imagery that scientists say is incorrect.
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Abortion law: Sarah Ewart begins NI challenge 30 Jan 12:10pm Updated Abortion law: Sarah Ewart begins NI challenge
Sarah Ewart is trying to change the law with a case based on her personal experience of abortion.
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Fetal Tissue Research Is Curtailed by Trump Administration 12 Dec 2018, 6:21pm Updated Fetal Tissue Research Is Curtailed by Trump Administration
Studies that rely on tissue from aborted fetuses have pitted abortion critics against scientists who say the research helps millions of people.
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Ohio House Passes Bill to Criminalize Abortions on Fetuses With a Heartbeat 16 Nov 2018, 9:58pm Updated Ohio House Passes Bill to Criminalize Abortions on Fetuses With a Heartbeat
The measure would punish doctors who perform an abortion when a fetal heartbeat can be detected, with few exceptions.
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It’s Not Just Pre-Existing Conditions. Voters Weigh Many Health Issues on State Ballots 2 Nov 2018, 12:23am Updated It’s Not Just Pre-Existing Conditions. Voters Weigh Many Health Issues on State Ballots
Referendums include issues from Medicaid expansion to abortion, dialysis costs to indoor vaping, and much more.
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14 Oct 2018, 10:14pm Retro Report: Code Name Jane: The Women Behind a Covert Abortion Network
In the years before abortion became legal, a clandestine group helped women with unwanted pregnancies get around the law.
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Rites of Passage: The Abortion I Almost Forgot 19 Sep 2018, 12:03pm Updated Rites of Passage: The Abortion I Almost Forgot
When I found out I was pregnant at age 24, there was no decision to make. But even if it felt inconsequential at the time, I don’t take for granted that I had a choice.
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Calls for abortion clinic buffer zones rejected 13 Sep 2018, 10:33am Calls for abortion clinic buffer zones rejected
The home secretary says protest-free areas around clinics "would not be a proportionate response".
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Abortion clinics to be given star ratings by Care Quality Commission 2 Jan 2018, 7:24pm Abortion clinics to be given star ratings by Care Quality Commission
All healthcare organisations in England offering regulated care will have to publicly display results.
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For Travelers to Ireland, Luggage Tags Make Statement on Abortion 22 Dec 2017, 6:18pm Updated For Travelers to Ireland, Luggage Tags Make Statement on Abortion
The tags bear a message that remind people that women in Ireland, where abortion is banned, must leave the country to have the procedure.
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A Teenager Said She Had Been Raped in Her Home Country. The U.S. Opposed Her Abortion. 22 Dec 2017, 3:21pm A Teenager Said She Had Been Raped in Her Home Country. The U.S. Opposed Her Abortion.
An official who temporarily blocked an undocumented teenager’s abortion said that although the girl had been raped, it was not possible to “cure violence with further violence.”
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 Baby born ONE WEEK before the abortion time-limit 14 Dec 2017, 4:18am Baby born ONE WEEK before the abortion time-limit
One of the youngest premature babies to survive in Britain, Arthur, from Nottingham, is even more of a miracle as both of his parents suffer health problems and thought they would never conceive.
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 RCOG doctor says women should take abortion pills at home 10 Dec 2017, 7:15am RCOG doctor says women should take abortion pills at home
Professor Lesley Regan, who is President of The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG), said women should be able to take the drug at home.
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 Chicago mother considers abortion after developing cancer 7 Dec 2017, 2:11pm Updated Chicago mother considers abortion after developing cancer
Lea Grover, 33, considered getting an abortion after having a pregnancy scare last year. The writer from Chicago developed malignant melanoma during each of her pregnancies.
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Home Office review over harassment at abortion clinics 26 Nov 2017, 12:07pm Updated Home Office review over harassment at abortion clinics
Concerns about the tactics used by some protesters prompted the Home Office review.
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 Abortion rate plummets to historic low, CDC figures show 24 Nov 2017, 11:50am Updated Abortion rate plummets to historic low, CDC figures show
A new CDC report released on Wednesday confirmed the rate dropped a significant two percent from 2013 to 2014, continuing the steady decline seen over the past few years.
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MPs support Ealing anti-abortion protest zones, says poll 7 Nov 2017, 2:22am MPs support Ealing anti-abortion protest zones, says poll
The survey by the British Pregnancy Advisory Service shows a majority back dedicated "buffer zones".
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Scotland offers free abortions to women from Northern Ireland 6 Nov 2017, 2:24am Scotland offers free abortions to women from Northern Ireland
New regulations allowing women from Northern Ireland to access abortion services come into force.
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Regrets and relief 27 Oct 2017, 6:51am Updated Regrets and relief
Having an abortion is a tough decision, leaving some women with regret while others feel relieved.
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 Scottish women allowed to take the abortion pill at home 27 Oct 2017, 6:36am Scottish women allowed to take the abortion pill at home
Pro-choice campaigners welcomed the move and BPAS called for the British government to follow suit. But an anti-abortion group warned ministers the plans could endanger women's health.
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Women in Scotland allowed abortion pill at home 26 Oct 2017, 12:40pm Updated Women in Scotland allowed abortion pill at home
The change, which comes into practice immediately, means women do not have to return to a clinic.
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Undocumented 17-Year-Old Must Delay Abortion, Court Rules 22 Oct 2017, 11:21pm Updated Undocumented 17-Year-Old Must Delay Abortion, Court Rules
The ruling, which gave the federal government 11 days to find a sponsor to take custody of the teenager, could put her health at risk, doctors said.
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 US abortion rate has dropped 25%, new figures reveal  21 Oct 2017, 8:40am Updated US abortion rate has dropped 25%, new figures reveal 
Experts say the figures, published in a report from the Guttmacher Institute, are likely down to more widespread use of effective contraception.
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Lord Steel: We should decriminalise abortion 19 Oct 2017, 9:21am Lord Steel: We should decriminalise abortion
Former Liberal leader Lord Steel says the 1967 Abortion Act is "out of date"
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Anna Raeburn: I had a backstreet abortion 18 Oct 2017, 11:05am Anna Raeburn: I had a backstreet abortion
Writer and broadcaster Anna Raeburn had an illegal abortion in 1965 when she was 21.
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 Woman who survived abortion at 8 months finds birth mother 11 Oct 2017, 5:08pm Updated Woman who survived abortion at 8 months finds birth mother
Melissa Ohden, 40, from Missouri, was born despite her mother’s saline infusion abortion in 1977. Her 17-year search for answers has taken her on a journey from shame and anger to forgiveness.
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 Doctor sues the FDA to get abortion pills sold in stores 4 Oct 2017, 2:28pm Updated Doctor sues the FDA to get abortion pills sold in stores
In a lawsuit filed against the FDA, Dr Graham Chelius said patients have to fly 300 miles to end a pregnancy as his coworkers refuse to stock the drug for abortions up to 10 weeks of pregnancy.
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Varadkar aims for summer abortion referendum 26 Sep 2017, 1:16pm Varadkar aims for summer abortion referendum
Irish PM Leo Varadkar announces "timeline" for summer referendum on the Eighth Amendment.
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Isle of Man abortion bill: Nearly 3,000 responses submitted in consultation 18 Sep 2017, 9:28am Isle of Man abortion bill: Nearly 3,000 responses submitted in consultation
Thousands of people respond to a public consultation on proposals to change Manx abortion laws.
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Texas Abortion Restriction Is Temporarily Blocked 1 Sep 2017, 3:11am Updated Texas Abortion Restriction Is Temporarily Blocked
A federal judge ruled that opponents of the law, which would restrict the most common type of second-trimester abortion, were likely to succeed in court.
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Northern Ireland women to get abortion funding 29 Jun 2017, 10:54am Updated Northern Ireland women to get abortion funding
Fifty MPs had backed calls for the change for women travelling to England for abortions.
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 Abortion should be decriminalised, say BMA medics 27 Jun 2017, 3:22pm Updated Abortion should be decriminalised, say BMA medics
Delegates at the British Medical Association's annual meeting in Bournemouth voted in favour of a motion calling for a change in the law. It will now adopt this stance as its formal policy.
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 Abortion should be DECRIMINALISED, say medics 27 Jun 2017, 8:23am Abortion should be DECRIMINALISED, say medics
Delegates at the British Medical Association's annual meeting in Bournemouth voted in favour of a motion calling for a change in the law. It will now adopt this stance as its formal policy.
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 Abortion and the men haunted by regret  21 Jun 2017, 8:54pm Updated Abortion and the men haunted by regret 
It’s thought there are now 200,000 legal abortions in Britain every year. The debate over abortion is usually focused on the woman. What’s often overlooked is the impact on the men involved.
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Abortion: NI women not entitled to NHS terminations in England 14 Jun 2017, 7:04am Updated Abortion: NI women not entitled to NHS terminations in England
Supreme Court rules women from Northern Ireland are not entitled to free NHS abortions in England.
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20 May 2017, 12:14pm Texas House Approves New Limits on Abortion
State lawmakers backed legislation banning a second-trimester procedure and the sale or donation of fetal tissue. The measure is expected to pass in the State Senate as well.
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 Mother with disabled son calls for curb on abortion law 24 Apr 2017, 10:13am Updated Mother with disabled son calls for curb on abortion law
Women can terminate foetuses with disabilities up until birth – rather than 24 weeks - but Shelley Wall says children like her son Noah (pictured) should have 'equal rights' from conception.
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 Pro-abortion professor calls for midwives to abort babies 15 Apr 2017, 9:10pm Pro-abortion professor calls for midwives to abort babies
Campaigners have reacted with fury after Sally Sheldon said the 1967 Abortion Act has been misinterpreted in saying that only doctors could perform suction in terminations.
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3 Apr 2017, 6:56am Anti-abortion charity defends receipt of tampon tax grant
Life's Director of Education Anne Scanlon defends the receipt of a £250,000 government grant as Labour MP Paula Sheriff questions it.
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Row as tampon tax cash goes to anti-abortion charity Life 2 Apr 2017, 10:02am Row as tampon tax cash goes to anti-abortion charity Life
MPs criticise £250,000 grant raised from VAT charged on sanitary products.
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29 Mar 2017, 8:39pm Anti-Abortion Activists Charged in Planned Parenthood Video Case
California prosecutors say some of the videos, which were edited conversations with abortion providers that the activists secretly recorded, violated the state’s privacy law.
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Republican Health Plan Could End Insurance Coverage of Abortion 10 Mar 2017, 8:52pm Republican Health Plan Could End Insurance Coverage of Abortion
The replacement for the Affordable Care Act would bar people from using federal tax credits to buy health insurance plans that cover abortion.
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Abortion in Ireland: ‘I had to wait for a stillbirth’ 8 Mar 2017, 2:45am Abortion in Ireland: ‘I had to wait for a stillbirth’
Thousands of Irish women travel abroad for abortions or break the law by taking abortion pills.
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The fight for choice 7 Mar 2017, 9:27pm The fight for choice
Ireland has some of the world's most strict abortion laws, forcing women to travel abroad or take pills.
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Trump Tells Planned Parenthood Its Funding Can Stay if Abortion Goes 6 Mar 2017, 4:02pm Trump Tells Planned Parenthood Its Funding Can Stay if Abortion Goes
The proposal has been rejected by Planned Parenthood, which receives about $500 million annually in federal funding but does not use that money for abortion services.
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 Warning over surge in illegal abortion pills: 14 Feb 2017, 7:49pm Warning over surge in illegal abortion pills:
Some 375 packages of abortion pills were seized last year by the drugs watchdog on their way to British addresses. The number has jumped from 270 in 2015, 180 in 2014 and just five in 2013.
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Calls for Protests For and Against Planned Parenthood 11 Feb 2017, 11:24am Calls for Protests For and Against Planned Parenthood
As anti-abortion groups plan protests at over 200 Planned Parenthood centers on Saturday, supporters of the women’s health provider are staging 150 counterprotests.
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Anti-Abortion Marchers Draw Inspiration From an Unlikely Source 27 Jan 2017, 8:59pm Anti-Abortion Marchers Draw Inspiration From an Unlikely Source
A week after women protested the new president, this year’s March for Life was seen as a peaceful act of defiance in support of him.
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The March Briefing: Pence Tells Anti-Abortion Marchers ‘Life is Winning’ 27 Jan 2017, 1:19pm Updated The March Briefing: Pence Tells Anti-Abortion Marchers ‘Life is Winning’
Abortion opponents are gathering in Washington for their annual march, the highest-ranking official to address the marchers.
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27 Jan 2017, 10:29am The March Briefing: Pence to Address Anti-Abortion March in Washington
On the anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision, anti-abortion protesters are gathering in Washington for their annual march.
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Editorial: Mr. Trump’s ‘Gag Rule’ Will Harm Global Health 26 Jan 2017, 8:28pm Updated Editorial: Mr. Trump’s ‘Gag Rule’ Will Harm Global Health
The president has greatly expanded a policy restricting federal aid to health organizations abroad that talk to women about abortion.
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Swedish anti-abortion midwife sues officials in job claim 26 Jan 2017, 10:15am Swedish anti-abortion midwife sues officials in job claim
A Swedish midwife who refuses to carry out abortions sues a health authority for not employing her.
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Semi-legal operation 26 Jan 2017, 5:32am Semi-legal operation
Diane Munday, 80, had an abortion back at a time when gin and knitting needles could be used by backstreet abortionists - and were sometimes fatal.
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Clinics for World’s Vulnerable Brace for Trump’s Anti-Abortion Cuts 26 Jan 2017, 5:01am Clinics for World’s Vulnerable Brace for Trump’s Anti-Abortion Cuts
Health workers say President Trump’s ban on abortion counseling will hurt even those health services that do not involve abortions.
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Anti-Abortion Group Releases Video Targeting Planned Parenthood 24 Jan 2017, 9:09pm Updated Anti-Abortion Group Releases Video Targeting Planned Parenthood
The video purports to show that Planned Parenthood doesn’t offer comprehensive prenatal services, which a spokeswoman for the organization called part of “a continued campaign to try to discredit us.”
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Abortion policy 24 Jan 2017, 10:55am Abortion policy
A look at why a photo of Mr Trump and a group of men making an abortion ruling has gone viral.
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 Marie Stopes abortion clinic was like being on a conveyor belt says one mother 22 Dec 2016, 3:12am Updated Marie Stopes abortion clinic was like being on a conveyor belt says one mother
Jade Stevens, 37, said she visited the Marie Stopes clinic in Maidstone, Kent, seven times before she changed her mind about having an abortion in centre which she said was playing loud music.
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 Marie Stopes abortion clinics found to have 2,600 safety flaws 21 Dec 2016, 2:51am Marie Stopes abortion clinics found to have 2,600 safety flaws
Inspectors also found doctors were ‘bulk signing’ consent forms. The provider is the second largest in Britain and carries out 70,000 abortions a year.
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Abortion Is Found to Have Little Effect on Women’s Mental Health 14 Dec 2016, 11:01am Abortion Is Found to Have Little Effect on Women’s Mental Health
A study, published in JAMA Psychiatry, undermines the claim that women seeking abortions might develop emotional and psychological trauma.
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Tennessee Woman Accused of Coat-Hanger Abortion Faces New Charges 29 Nov 2016, 10:56am Tennessee Woman Accused of Coat-Hanger Abortion Faces New Charges
The woman, Anna Yocca, who was first arrested a year ago, pleaded not guilty on Monday to new charges, which include attempted criminal abortion.
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 US abortion rate falls to lowest level in decades, new CDC report reveals 26 Nov 2016, 10:42am US abortion rate falls to lowest level in decades, new CDC report reveals
The latest report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said the abortion rate for 2013 was 12.5 abortions per 1,000 women aged 15-44 years. That's half the rate recorded in 1980.
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21 Oct 2016, 11:31am Updated Moment baby born just days after the legal abortion limit shares a cuddle with her dad
Macey Micklethwaite, from Worcester, was barely the size of her father Rhys's hand when she was born weighing just 1.2lb at 25 weeks. He had survived a motorbike accident shortly before her birth.
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20 Oct 2016, 8:35pm Op-Ed Contributer: Late-Term Abortion Was the Right Choice for Me
Like so many others, I made a decision many politicians don’t think I should have the right to make.
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7 Oct 2016, 2:21pm Marie Stopes promises to learn from abortion mistakes
Marie Stopes International has resumed pregnancy terminations seven weeks after they were suspended because of "serious concerns" about patient safety.
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3 Oct 2016, 6:01pm Updated Black Monday: Polish women strike against abortion ban
Some businesses in Poland close for the day as thousands of women go on strike to protest against proposals for a total ban on abortion.
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7 Sep 2016, 8:51pm New York Can’t Block Late-Term Abortion in Certain Cases, Schneiderman Says
In a new legal opinion, Eric T. Schneiderman, the attorney general, gives hospitals and clinics in New York the legal grounding to perform late-term abortions in some cases.
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