207 lawmakers urge Supreme Court to consider overturning Roe v. Wade

207 lawmakers urge Supreme Court to consider overturning Roe v. Wade

A placard saying, Abortion is a Human Right, is seen during the “Stop The Bans Day of Action for Abortion Rights” rally in front of the Supreme Court in Washington, DC. Michael Brochstein | SOPA Images | LightRocket via Getty Images More than 200 mostly Republican members of Congress filed an amicus brief Thursday in … Read more…

An Ohio lawmaker admitted he hadn't researched ectopic pregnancies before proposing an abortion restriction bill

An Ohio lawmaker admitted he hadn’t researched ectopic pregnancies before proposing an abortion restriction bill

The procedure that would have been required as part of the new restrictions is ” physiologically impossible ,” according to obstetricians. Ectopic pregnancies occur when a fertilized egg attaches to the outside of the uterus, where it cannot grow. An anti-abortion lobbyist worked closely with Becker to write the bill, the Enquirer reports, which has … Read more…