Abortion
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Planned Parenthood drops suit against ultrasound law

by Kyle Ziemnick
Posted 8/20/20, 06:00 pm

Women in Indiana will have to have an ultrasound 18 hours before getting an abortion starting in January 2021. Vice President Mike Pence signed the law in 2016 when he was the state’s governor, but a federal judge and an appeals court blocked its enforcement in 2017. State Attorney General Curtis Hill, a Republican, announced Thursday that Planned Parenthood withdrew its suit against the ultrasound rule.

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Pro-life Democrats protest

Politics | But their party sticks to a radical pro-abortion stance anyway
by Kyle Ziemnick
Posted 8/19/20, 06:34 pm

The 2020 Democratic Party platform, adopted at this week’s national convention, trumpeted abortion as “vital to the empowerment of women and girls.”

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Killing is not care

Abortion | Members of Congress call for an end to tax breaks for abortion
by Leah Hickman
Posted 8/17/20, 03:48 pm

More than 100 pro-life congressional lawmakers sent a letter on Wednesday urging U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to drop a rule that makes abortions eligible for tax breaks.

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