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Biden administration reconsiders abortion pill regulations

Pro-abortion groups last week praised the Biden administration for reconsidering federal safety regulations of the abortion pill regimen. Read more

Judge halts Ohio restrictions on chemical abortions

An Ohio judge on Monday halted the state’s requirement that the abortion pill regimen be administered in-person. Read more

Pro-life leaders: Allowing mail-order abortion pill will pose 'grave danger' for women

Pro-life groups criticized the Biden administration for allowing the distribution of the abortion pill through the mail during the COVID-19... 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

Supreme Court reinstates FDA’s ban on abortion pills via mail

The U.S. Supreme Court in a 6-3 decision Tuesday reversed a federal judge’s injunction that had blocked FDA rules requiring... 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

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Italian bishops' newspaper faces pushback after letter supports abortion law

The newspaper of the Italian bishops’ conference is facing criticism after it published a letter Wednesday arguing that Catholics can... Read more

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Italy considers allowing abortion pill without hospitalization

Italy’s health ministry is expected to approve a proposal to remove mandatory hospitalization for the administration of the abortion pill... Read more

UK push for at-home abortion pills denounced as unsafe

A pro-life group in the UK has decried a report from a London-based medical association calling for women to be... Read more

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California Catholic Conference asks governor to veto college abortion bill

California legislators passed a bill Friday that would require all state universities to offer medication abortions, despite the objections of... Read more

Lawsuit over access to online abortion pills is 'ludicrous,' pro-life activists say

Pro-life groups are decrying an effort by a European doctor to sue the United States Food and Drug Administration in... 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

Oklahoma advances abortion drug reversal bill. Is it well-founded?

Oklahoma legislators have passed a bill requiring physicians to tell women that a drug-induced abortion procedure can be reversed, but... Read more

Michigan lawmakers approve ban on telemedicine abortion pill prescriptions

Michigan has passed a bill that would continue to prohibit doctors from prescribing abortion-inducing drugs through a teleconference call, permanently... Read more

Critics ask Calif. governor to veto 'shortsighted' college abortion drug bill

California Gov. Jerry Brown should veto a bill that mandates abortion drugs at state university campus health centers, said pro-life... Read more

Concerns surround Calif. bill to require abortion pills at college clinics

A California bill that would require all public university health centers to stock abortion medication has drawn criticism for the... Read more


Arizona pharmacist under investigation after declining to fill abortion drug

An Arizona pharmacist is under investigation after refusing to fill a medical abortion prescription, citing ethical objections.  Read more

In Scotland, pro-lifers say at-home abortion pill could pressure women

Scottish authorities’ move to allow at-home administration of abortion drugs violates the law and will allow more pressure on women... Read more

Critics warn against British movement advocating at-home abortion pills

A new effort in the UK has garnered the support of some of Britain’s maternity doctors who are recommending that... Read more

Abortion-pill reversal: The next frontier of informed-consent laws?

Medication abortions are on their way to becoming the dominant method of abortion in the U.S. But lawmakers are starting... Read more