Abortion

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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton claimed the new guidance would "transform every emergency room in the country into a walk-in abortion clinic." ...
It passed by a vote of 41-7 and would also require the city Health Department to be able to provide counseling and referrals to other clinics. ...
As states try to ban interstate travel for women to access legal abortion services, Senate Republicans have blocked a bill that would protect a woman’s right to travel for healthcare. Sen. Amy Klobuchar tells MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell that while Democrats can’t codify Roe, they can “at least guarantee women’s right to travel to states that may allow for reproductive services.” ...
An illegal immigrant has been charged with the rape of a 10-year-old Ohio girl whose story garnered widespread news coverage after she reportedly traveled across state lines to obtain an abortion following the activation of Ohio's abortion ban that went into effect when the U.S. Supreme Court over... ...

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