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Abortion (INACTIVE)

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  • Letters: Non-MDs and abortion

    Re "Who may perform abortions?," Editorial, Sept. 3 As a comprehensive women's healthcare provider, I wholeheartedly agree that Gov. Jerry Brown should sign AB 154, a bill that will greatly improve access to early abortions in California. Timely...
  • The vaccination loophole

    The vaccination loophole
    Why did Gov. Jerry Brown bother signing a law to encourage childhood vaccinations if his immediate intent was to undermine it? With rising numbers of parents succumbing to discredited fears that childhood inoculations cause autism, AB 2109 was...
  • Gay marriage decision shifts Chris Christie further to political center

    Gay marriage decision shifts Chris Christie further to political center
    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie backed away from a court fight over same-sex marriage Monday, a move that further staked his place near the political middle ground at a time the country seems irretrievably divided into warring camps of right and left....
  • Pope Francis calls abortion a product of a 'throwaway culture'

    Pope Francis calls abortion a product of a 'throwaway culture'
    ROME --  After expressing frustration with the Roman Catholic Church’s focus on hot-button doctrinal issues, Pope Francis launched a stinging attack on abortion Friday, calling it the product of a “throwaway culture.” “Every baby...
  • Federal judge blocks new Wisconsin abortion restrictions

    A federal judge has blocked new Wisconsin abortion restrictions that opponents contend would inconvenience poor women and force many abortion clinics to close. U.S. District Judge William M. Conley issued a temporary restraining order against Act 37...
  • Misreading Pope Francis

     Misreading Pope Francis
    Pope Francis' highly publicized recent interview with an Italian Jesuit magazine has ushered in a new era for the Roman Catholic Church — an era of record levels of misinterpretation of the pontiff's words, both by the liberal media and by...
  • For the record

    Weather page: In the July 8 LATExtra section, the weather page published was for the July 1 edition and contained data and records for June 30. Wisconsin abortion law: A brief article in the July 9 LATExtra section about a judge's temporary halt of a...
  • Was Trayvon Martin a 'child' or a 'youth'?

    Was Trayvon Martin a 'child' or a 'youth'?
    In rebutting the defense’s closing argument at the George Zimmerman trial, prosecutor John Guy said of Trayvon Martin: "Was that child not in fear when he was running from that defendant? Isn't that every child's worst nightmare, to be followed on...
  • 'China Beach' celebrates its 25th anniversary with DVDs and cast reunion

     'China Beach' celebrates its 25th anniversary with DVDs and cast reunion
    It had been only 13 years since the fall of Saigon when ABC premiered the award-winning Vietnam War drama series "China Beach" on April 26, 1988. The physical and psychological wounds of the war were still painfully fresh. -------------------- FOR...
  • 9th Circuit rejects Arizona law banning care by abortion providers

    SAN FRANCISCO -- An Arizona law barring Medicaid patients from obtaining routine care from medical providers who perform elective abortions violates federal requirements and may not be enforced, a federal appeals court decided unanimously Thursday. A...
  • Taking physicians out of the abortion decision

    Taking physicians out of the abortion decision
    AB 154, a bill in the California Legislature that would allow nurse practitioners, midwives and physician’s assistants to perform some early abortions, won’t be controversial with most supporters of legal abortion. But it severs a connection...