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How Indiana’s Planned Parenthood Will Cope With Defunding

In the past few months, three states have enacted new laws to strip their Planned Parenthod clinics of funding. State and federal funds never paid for abortions because they are…

Jessica Wakeman | June 21, 2011 - 2:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: North Carolina To De-Fund Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood clinics in North Carolina will lose their federal and state money as of July 1 after Republican state representatives overrode a veto by NC’s Governor Bev Perdue.

Jessica Wakeman | June 15, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Alabama To Ban Abortion After 20 Weeks

Alabama’s state House and Senate have approved a bill to ban abortion after the 20th week of pregnancy, except in cases of risk of death or physical harm to the…

Jessica Wakeman | June 10, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Boyfriend Buys Billboard To Humiliate Ex After Her Alleged Abortion

The biggest a**hole in the world is this guy: Greg Fultz took out a billboard in New Mexico with a photograph of himself holding the outline of a baby, which…

Jessica Wakeman | June 7, 2011 - 4:40 pm

“The Life Zone”: A Pro-Life Horror Movie

 

Presented without comment, “The Life Zone,” a pro-life horror film about “pregnant women kidnapped from abortion clinics and forced to give birth,” starring Robert Loggia. New Jerseyites…

Jessica Wakeman | June 3, 2011 - 12:20 pm

Today’s Lady News: Abortion Rate Up Amongst Poor Women

The abortion rate is down overall, but up amongst poor women, the non-partisan sexual research organization Guttmacher reports. Between 2000 and 2008, abortion rates declined amongst most groups of…

Jessica Wakeman | May 24, 2011 - 6:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: Kansas Politician Compares Pregnancy From Rape To Getting A Flat Tire

Last Friday, the Kansas state legislature voted to ban insurance companies from covering abortions in their plans, except in the case of a woman’s life being at risk. That’s not…

Jessica Wakeman | May 23, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: “16 & Pregnant” Teen Deterred By Parental Consent Law

On last night’s episode of “16 & Pregnant” on MTV, a pregnant teen talked with her mother about how she was deterred by Mississippi’s parental consent law for abortion. It’s…

Jessica Wakeman | May 18, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Steven Tyler’s Abortion

Back in the ’70s, Steven Tyler got his 14-year-old girlfriend pregnant (most likely while high on loads of drugs). At the suggestion of their friends, she had an abortion, which…

Jessica Wakeman | May 6, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Who Gets Abortions In The U.S.?

Who gets abortions in the U.S.? The Guttmacher Institute, a nonpartisan reproductive health organization, sought to profile the women who get abortions in this graphically-curious video released on April…

Jessica Wakeman | May 3, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Indiana Votes To Defund Planned Parenthood

Indiana’s state legislature voted yesterday to defund Planned Parenthood from roughly $3 million in family planning money. The state receives the funding from Title X, which allocates federal funds to…

Jessica Wakeman | April 28, 2011 - 6:30 pm

Today’s Lady News: Kansas Wants To Defund Planned Parenthood

Kansas’ proposed state budget aims to remove $300K in federal funding away from family planning services at Planned Parenthood and redirect them to clinics elsewhere — all because Planned Parenthood…

Jessica Wakeman | April 27, 2011 - 6:40 pm
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