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Abortion (INACTIVE)

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  • Despite Albuquerque defeat, antiabortion activists vow to continue

    Despite Albuquerque defeat, antiabortion activists vow to continue
    Despite the sound defeat of a late-term abortion referendum in Albuquerque, antiabortion activists vowed Wednesday to take a their efforts to cities throughout the country. Tara Shaver, who moved to New Mexico three years ago with the intent of sparking...
  • Albuquerque voters reject abortion measure

    Albuquerque voters resoundingly rejected an antiabortion initiative Tuesday that would have banned the procedure after 20 weeks, with record-breaking turnout for a special election. The nation's first citywide measure to limit abortion lost by nearly 10...
  • Albuquerque's late-term abortion ban trails in early returns

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- The nation’s first citywide ballot initiative that would ban abortion after 20 weeks was trailing in early returns Tuesday night. Among 50,000 early and absentee ballots, ¬†about 56% opposed ¬†the proposal and 44% supported it....
  • Supreme Court declines to stop Texas abortion clinic restrictions

    Supreme Court declines to stop Texas abortion clinic restrictions
    WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court by a 5-4 vote cleared the way Tuesday for Texas to enforce a strict new abortion regulation that some women's groups fear will prevent a third of the state’s clinics from performing the procedure. The court split...
  • Albuquerque becomes latest abortion battlefield

    Albuquerque becomes latest abortion battlefield
    ALBUQUERQUE — A high-desert city in one of the poorest states in the nation has become the abortion debate's latest battlefield and a testing ground for whether abortion limits can be imposed on the local level. Early voting is underway in...
  • 'Death of the Black-Haired Girl' a Robert Stone special

    'Death of the Black-Haired Girl' a Robert Stone special
    Robert Stone has long been a big-picture novelist. "Dog Soldiers," which won a 1975 National Book Award, involves a "journalist of sorts" who tries to smuggle three kilos of heroin to Northern California from Saigon; the magnificent "Damascus Gate" (1998)...
  • Women speak out: 'My abortion'

    Women speak out: 'My abortion'
    Who has had an abortion? In an intriguing cover story, New York Magazine decided to answer that question with the names, faces and accounts of 26 women from varied backgrounds who have had the procedure. As New York Magazine points out, about 1.2...
  • Supreme Court decision disappoints abortion foes

    Supreme Court decision disappoints abortion foes
    WASHINGTON — For the second week in a row, the Supreme Court let stand a ruling that strikes down a major abortion regulation from Oklahoma, disappointing abortion foes who had hoped conservative justices would impose new limits on a woman's right...
  • Texas defends abortion law to Supreme Court

    Texas defends abortion law to Supreme Court
    HOUSTON — In a U.S. Supreme Court filing Tuesday, Texas officials defended their right to enforce the state’s new abortion restrictions, arguing that they protect public health and would not significantly block women’s access to...
  • Supreme Court rejects Oklahoma abortion regulation a second time

    Supreme Court rejects Oklahoma abortion regulation a second time
    WASHINGTON — For the second time in two weeks, the U.S. Supreme Court has let stand a ruling that strikes down a major abortion regulation from Oklahoma. The justices on Tuesday turned down the state’s attempt to reinstate a law that would...
  • Lindsey Graham vs. Clarence Thomas on abortion

    Lindsey Graham vs. Clarence Thomas on abortion
    This week, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) introduced a bill that would outlaw abortion after 20 weeks, on the premise that a fetus at that stage of development can feel pain. His Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act is a federal version of legislation...