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Pro-abortion groups seek to block Indiana law over abortion pill reversal

Pro-abortion groups this week asked a federal judge to block a new law in Indiana, set to take effect this... Read more

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Several pro-life bills advance in Texas

The Texas Senate passed six pro-life bills on Tuesday, including one banning abortion after the sixth week of pregnancy and... Read more

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UK pro-lifers urge authorities to end ‘cruel experiment’ of at-home medical abortions

Pro-lifers in the U.K. are urging authorities to end temporary permission for at-home medical abortions, describing measures introduced at the... Read more

US judge refuses to lift order allowing at-home medical abortions during pandemic

A federal judge on Wednesday refused to lift an order barring Food and Drug Administration requirements that the abortion pill... Read more

UK eyes making at-home medical abortion permissions permanent

A temporary measure allowing UK women up to 10 weeks pregnant to take both abortion pills at home following a... Read more

Sinn Féin vice president and northern leader Michelle O'Neill speaks to the media at Stormont, Jan. 9, 2020 in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Sinn Féin leader in N Ireland calls for at-home medical abortions

After laws permitting elective abortion in Northern Ireland came into force last week, the region's deputy First Minister is urging... Read more

UK government reverses policy yet again, will allow at-home medical abortions

Amid the worldwide outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) and strict social distancing orders in the United Kingdom, the UK government has... Read more

Ohio bill would target proposal on abortion reversal notification

Two Democratic lawmakers in Ohio have introduced legislation that would prohibit the state from requiring doctors to provide patients with... Read more

Calif. governor signs state college campus abortion pill mandate into law

California governor Gavin Newsom signed into law Friday a measure requiring public universities to provide free access to medical abortions... Read more

Calif. bishop: Be society's conscience in face of campus abortion pill mandate

At a Mass marking Sunday's conclusion of a novena for the defeat of a California bill that would require public... Read more

California bishops rally Catholics to stop college campus abortion pill mandate

Three California bishops are calling on local Catholics to pray and fight against a bill that would require state colleges... Read more

Chemical abortions may be slowing the decline in US abortions

While the number of abortions procured in the US has steadily declined in recent decades, recent data indicate that this... Read more

Oklahoma Supreme Court rules against abortion pill law

The Oklahoma Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down a state law restricting the way in which the abortion pill is... Read more

FDA's abortion pill expansion targets babies up to 10 weeks into pregnancy

The US Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday expanded its recommended use of the abortion drug mifepristone, drawing criticism from... Read more