A roundup of abortion legislation in the United States

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It’s been more than five weeks since the U.S. Supreme Court repealed Roe v. Wade. For almost five decades, the high court upheld that abortion is a constitutional right and that states could not ban abortion prior to fetal viability. However, on June 24, that standard was reversed and abortion became a state issue. To […]

Abortion bans further threaten victims of domestic violence

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Anti-abortion laws favor abusers and contribute to domestic violence. We need to only look at Poland. It has been just shy of one year since Poland enacted a near-total abortion ban even in cases of rape, incest or when the pregnancy endangered the woman. (Most abortions were already criminalized.) Justyna Wydrzyńska, an organizer at Poland’s […]