Emergency contraception

June 08, 2018 - 4:28 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Planned Parenthood asked a federal judge on Friday to again block an Arkansas law that restricts how abortion pills are administered, saying the restriction makes the state the first in the U.S. to effectively ban that form of abortion. Attorneys for Planned Parenthood and...
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In this April 20, 2018 file photo, the Supreme Court is seen in Washington. The Supreme Court is allowing Arkansas to put in effect restrictions on how abortion pills are administered. Critics of a challenged state law say it could effectively end medication abortions in the state. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
May 29, 2018 - 10:20 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is allowing Arkansas to put in effect restrictions on how abortion pills are administered. Critics of a challenged state law say it could effectively end medication abortions in the state. The justices did not comment Tuesday in rejecting an appeal from the...
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October 03, 2017 - 10:24 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Planned Parenthood asked a federal appeals court Tuesday to prevent Arkansas from enforcing restrictions on how the abortion pill is administered while the organization asks the nation's highest court to review a ruling in favor of the new limits. Planned Parenthood Great...
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In this Sept. 29, 2017 photo, Dr. Graham Chelius stands outside his home on the Hawaiian island of Kauai. Chelius, a family medicine doctor, is a plaintiff in a lawsuit being filed by the American Civil Liberties Union challenging U.S. Food and Drug Administration restrictions that limit many women’s access to the so-called abortion pill. Chelius would like to be able to write prescriptions so women could obtain the pill at pharmacies, which is currently banned by the FDA. (Courtesy of Chelius family via AP)
October 03, 2017 - 3:05 pm
The American Civil Liberties Union sued Tuesday in a challenge to federal restrictions that limit many women's access to the so-called abortion pill. The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court in Hawaii, targets long-standing restrictions imposed by the Food and Drug Administration that say the pill...
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July 29, 2017 - 11:11 am
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge has blocked Arkansas from enforcing four new abortion restrictions, including a ban on a common second trimester procedure and a fetal remains law that opponents say would effectively require a partner's consent before a woman could get an abortion. U.S...
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July 29, 2017 - 9:44 am
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge has blocked Arkansas from enforcing four new abortion restrictions, including a ban on a common second trimester procedure and a fetal remains law that opponents say would effectively require a partner's consent before a woman could get an abortion. U.S...
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July 29, 2017 - 8:37 am
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge has blocked Arkansas from enforcing four new abortion restrictions, including a ban on a common second trimester procedure and a fetal remains law that opponents say would effectively require a partner's consent before a woman could get an abortion. U.S...
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July 29, 2017 - 8:36 am
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge has blocked Arkansas from enforcing four new abortion restrictions, including a ban on a common second trimester procedure and a fetal remains law that opponents say would effectively require a partner's consent before a woman could get an abortion. U.S...
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July 28, 2017 - 2:25 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An appeals court panel lifted an order Friday blocking restrictions on how the abortion pill is administered in Arkansas, saying a judge didn't estimate how many women would be burdened by the law's requirements. A three-judge panel of the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals...
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