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The Supreme Court reversed course on abortion on Wednesday, upholding the federal Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act in a 5-to-4 decision
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Maine Kampf

When I first heard of the Katelyn Kampf kidnapping I assumed the whole thing was a set-up by the Christian Civic League - 19 year old young woman, kidnapped from her Yarmouth home by her parents, bound at the wrists and ankles and tossed into the back of the family Lexus, and driven to New […]

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Perhaps the real question about Plan B should be, “what’s the freshness date on that package?” And should women start stocking up now. Putting aside a box or two just in case? Maybe in the freezer?
The FDA has made Plan B available over the counter (without a prescription) to women 18 and […]

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The FDA has offered a proposal to allow the “morning-after” birth control pill to be sold without a prescription to women age 18 and older. The move angered religious conservatives for the simple reason that it would render null and void laws like the one passed last week — the Senate’s attempt to force parental […]

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It would be great to think you have the kind of relationship with your daughter that she would feel safe discussing an unwanted pregnancy with you. If you don’t have that relationship - for whatever reason - the bill passed by the Senate today will not help.
The Senate is making it a […]

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Kansas is a state preoccupied and distracted. Home of intelligent design, evolution is served only with a side of divine planning in Kansas schools. Home of the gay-obsessed Westboro Baptist Church, damnation comes with everything from weddings to funerals. And until now, heavy petting by those 16 or under came with […]

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South Dakota - Goodbye, My Lover…

South Dakota’s senators rejected exceptions for incest or rape or for the health of a mother and voted, 23-12, to outlaw all abortions, except those to save a mother’s life.
A few abortion facts about South Dakota:
1. In 2000, there were 2 abortion providers in South Dakota. Of women obtaining abortions in 2000, […]

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South Dakota:Dead to Women

South Dakota House Bill 1191, an act to reinstate the prohibition against certain acts causing the termination of an unborn human life and to prescribe a penalty therefore, was sent to the governor for his signature. The bill would effectively ban abortion regardless of rape or incest. So a young woman who became pregnant […]

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The Supreme Court is re-examining the issue of abortion - this time whether Congress can ban so-called partial-birth abortions.  The court, which freqently refuses to hear loads of cases, seems to revisit this issue every half dozen years.  The last time was in 2000 when it struck down a similar state ban on partial-birth abortions […]

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Value of the Unborn

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) wants to permit pesticide experimentation on humans, including pregnant women, nursing mothers and children.
As we struggle as a society to determine the status, value and rights of an unborn child, we routinely send adults into war zones every day. We are willing to spend billions of dollars to democratize […]

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Lawmakers from a variety of states are proposing broad restrictions on abortion, hoping to force the Supreme Court, freshly armed with a neoconservative justice to revisit the 33 year old law and, it is hoped, overturn it.
One bill under consideration in Indiana would ban all abortions, except when continuing the pregnancy would threaten the woman’s […]

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O’Connor’s Last Supreme Decision

In its first ruling on an abortion case in six years, the Supreme Court issued a unanimous decision today reaffirming the need to include an exception for medical emergencies in a law that restricts teenagers’ access to abortion. This ruling included the last by O’Connor, the precious swing vote. This is the likely path […]

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The Supreme Court will be hearing the New Hampshire attempt to introduce a law that would bar doctors from performing an abortion on a girl younger than 18 unless one of her parents has been notified, even when the girl has a health emergency.
Questions include: (a.) How could this be enforced? […]

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Supreme nominee Harriet Miers said she would support a constitutional amendment to ban abortion, except when necessary to save a mother’s life, and would use her influence as an elected official to “promote the pro-life cause,” according to a 1989 questionnaire she provided Tuesday to the Senate Judiciary Committee. Super. See the Mercury […]

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