By Kevin Daley | 06/26/14 06:20 PM
The Supreme Court handed anti-abortion activists a partial victory Thursday in McCullen v. Coakley when it found that a Massachusetts law establishing a 35-foot buffer zone around abortion clinics violated the First Amendment. Writing for a unanimous Court, Chief Justice John Roberts said the...
By Sean Lengell | 06/26/14 04:29 PM
The Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a Massachusetts law that set a 35-foot buffer zone around abortion clinics, saying it stifled free speech rights of protesters.
By Paul Bedard | 06/26/14 12:52 PM
Nearly six in 10 support anti-protest "buffer zones" around abortion clinics, defying an new Supreme Court ruling.
By Ashe Schow | 06/25/14 04:50 PM
By Ashe Schow | 06/23/14 05:40 PM
Democrats think Wendy Davis is going to be a party star, even though they're pretty sure she's going to lose her campaign for Texas governor. Liberal groups, according to Politico, hope Davis will become “a much-needed new face for abortion rights.” What, Cecile Richards’ “Claire Underwood”...
By Ashe Schow | 06/22/14 06:09 PM
Wendy Davis wants to celebrate the anniversary of her filibuster against a Texas bill that would ban abortion past five months of pregnancy and impose regulations on abortion providers. The problem is, it looks like people don't want to pay even as little as $20 to celebrate a practice they...
By Walter M. Weber | 06/20/14 12:02 PM
Mississippi Republican Rep. Steven Palazzo is proposing a bill to prohibit the disturbing phenomena of "wrongful birth" and "wrongful life" suits. In a wrongful birth suit, the parents claim that they were injured by the birth of their child; in particular, they wish they could have aborted...
By Timothy P. Carney | 06/18/14 02:09 PM
Wendy Davis's governor campaign is raising money again off her 2013 filibuster of a bill to ban abortions in or after the 6th month of pregnancy and to apply the same standards to abortion businesses as to similar businesses. My colleague Ashe Schow flagged this yesterday, and noted how it...
By Ashe Schow | 06/17/14 03:18 PM
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis doesn't want Texans to think of her as an abortion candidate -- the issues page of her campaign website doesn't even mention health care of any kind. So it's a curious choice then for the campaign to be raffling off a pair of signed pink tennis...
By Blake Seitz | 06/16/14 12:11 PM
A Texas law banning late-term abortions passed over State Sen. Wendy Davis's filibuster has brought pro-life advocates another benefit: It has put late-term abortionist Douglas Karpen out of business.
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