McCorvey, Who Was At Center Of Roe V. Wade, Dead At 69Norma McCorvey, whose legal challenge under the pseudonym "Jane Roe" led to the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark decision that legalized abortion but who later became an outspoken opponent of the procedure, died Saturday. She was 69.
Texas Tries New Anti-Abortion Strategy After High Court LossThe long, bitter battle over Texas' new efforts to further restrict abortion has begun in the Republican-controlled Legislature.
Arlington Rep. Who Wants To Criminalize Abortion Receiving Death ThreatsDeath threats are pouring in for State Rep. Tony Tinderholt, R-Arlington after his filing of a bill to ban abortions in Texas.
Federal Judge Again Blocks Texas Fetal Remains RulesA federal judge has again blocked Texas rules mandating burial or cremation of fetal remains, in a victory for abortion-rights groups.
Dutch Government Wants To Counter Trump With Abortion FundsThe Dutch government says it wants an international fund to finance access to birth control, abortion and education for women in developing countries.
Study: Texas Abortions Declined As Clinics Got Farther AwayThe number of abortions performed across Texas dropped after a 2013 law forced the closure of clinics in all but the largest cities, and the decline was steeper the farther a woman lived from one of the remaining clinics.
New Report: Abortions In US Drop To Lowest Level Since 1974Even as the election outcome intensifies America's abortion debate, a comprehensive new survey finds the annual number of abortions in the U.S has dropped to well under 1 million, the lowest level since 1974.
Arlington State Representative Files Bill To Ban Abortions In TexasRepublican Rep. Tony Tinderholt's bill, HB 948, would make all abortions in Texas illegal, regardless of federal laws and regulations.
Judge Asks If Texas Fetal Remains Rules Override Current LawA federal judge appears to be casting doubt on the legality of hotly debated Texas rules requiring burial or cremation of fetal remains, questioning Wednesday whether they would override separate, existing state laws on scattering ashes.
Oklahoma Court Tosses Abortion Law On Hospital PrivilegesThe U.S. Supreme Court earlier this year struck down a similar provision in Texas.
Lawsuit Challenges New Texas Rules Over Handling Of Fetal RemainsA coalition of national advocacy groups has sued to block Texas' soon-to-be-implemented rules mandating the burial or cremation of fetal remains.
Texas Releases Abortion Booklet Citing Refuted Cancer LinksThe Texas Department of State Health Services issued the new edition of "A Woman's Right to Know" on Monday.