Justice Kennedy Retiring, Giving Trump Major High Court PickThe 81-year-old Kennedy, often a voice of moderation over three decades on the court, provided the key vote on such closely divided issues as affirmative action, guns, campaign finance and voting rights in addition to same-sex marriage and the right to abortion.
Justices Allow Arkansas To Enforce Abortion RestrictionsThe legal fight over the law is not over, but the state is now free to enforce the law at least for the time being.
Democrats Running For Governor Make Case For Challenging AbbottOne of the most contentious issues between Lupe Valdez and Andrew White is their views on abortion.
Supreme Court Takes Up Challenge By Crisis Pregnancy CentersThe Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a free speech fight over California's attempt to regulate anti-abortion crisis pregnancy centers.
Abortion Impasse May Shut Down Effort To Reduce PremiumsThe polarizing politics of abortion have burst into the congressional budget debate, overwhelming bipartisan efforts to help millions of consumers who buy their own health insurance policies get relief from soaring premiums.
Mississippi Could Impose Nation's Toughest 15-Week Abortion BanMississippi Gov. Phil Bryant is poised to sign the nation's strictest abortion restrictions into law, and the state's only abortion clinic is preparing an immediate legal challenge.
Mississippi Close To Having Most-Restrictive Abortion LawMississippi lawmakers on Thursday passed what would be the nation's most restrictive abortion law, making the procedure illegal in most cases after 15 weeks of pregnancy.
Trump Steps To Forefront Of Anti-Abortion MovementHe once called himself "pro-choice." But a year into his presidency, Donald Trump is stepping to the forefront of his administration's efforts to roll back abortion rights.
Pregnant Teen Who Sued Over Abortion Leaves Federal CustodyA pregnant immigrant teenager who told a judge that she was being prevented from having an abortion while in federal custody has been released.
Federal Judge Blocks Texas Ban Of Common Abortion ProcedureThe ruling overturns — at least for now — a law that Republican Gov. Greg Abbott signed in June banning a second-trimester abortion procedure known as dilation and evacuation.
Texas Defends New Anti-Abortion Measures In CourtThe latest trial centers only on a new law Republican Gov. Greg Abbott signed in June that bans a second-trimester abortion procedure known as dilation and evacuation.
Undocumented Teen Has Abortion Amid Legal BattleAn immigrant teen held in federal custody in Texas on Wednesday had the abortion she had been seeking for a month, overcoming the Trump administration's objection.