Pritzker hugged and congratulated sponsors of legislation to protect abortion rights
in Illinois after the Senate approved the plan 34-20 late Friday night.
Washington, May 22 (BNA): Joe Biden would support Congress enshrining abortion rights
into federal law "should it become necessary," his presidential campaign said, following several other Democratic candidates in promising to take that step if elected president.
But it is certain to face legal challenge from abortion rights
groups, which have vowed to sue.
Feminist and abortion rights
groups denounced these actions and highlighted the fact that the procedure performed on the girl was not a legal abortion method under the current law.
In response, the Abortion Rights
Coalition of Canada is working with Toronto city councillors and members of the provincial parliament to halt the flow of the materials.
Argentine senators rejected a bill to legalize abortion after an impassioned debate ran into the early hours of Thursday, pushing back against a groundswell of support from a surging abortion rights
At a time when abortion rights
are steadily being whittled away across the United States, voters in Catholic-dominated countries such as Ireland, Chile and Argentina are moving in the opposite direction.
DUBLIN -- Official counting is set to begin in Ireland's historic abortion rights
referendum, with two exit polls predicting an overwhelming victory for those seeking to end the country's strict ban.
Janet O'Sullivan is one of the founders of the Abortion Rights
Campaign in Ireland, the group behind the annual March for Choice in Dublin.
Supreme Court closed its 2015-16 term with what is being called the biggest decision on abortion rights
in a generation, but the ruling doesn't break new legal ground.
Pro is an unabashed call to affirmatively reclaim abortion rights
. Terminating a pregnancy, she writes, is not a tragedy, not an evil, not even a necessary evil.
Niagara Falls City Councilwoman Kristen Grandinetti, a wedding officiant and abortion rights
proponent, will host her annual "Rockin' For Choice" event on Thursday (Aug.