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Judge set to hear challenge of Mississippi abortion law

JACKSON, Miss. — A judge is holding a hearing Tuesday to consider a lawsuit filed by Mississippi’s only abortion clinic,…

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In rural West, more worries about access to abortion clinics

PORTLAND, Ore. — In the central Oregon city of Bend, the sole Planned Parenthood clinic serving the eastern half of…

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Missouri lawmaker resigns from House after fraud conviction

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — A Missouri legislator has resigned her seat after being convicted of falsely claiming she was giving patients…

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Abortion ruling puts spotlight on gerrymandered legislatures

In overturning a half-century of nationwide legal protection for abortion, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that Roe v. Wade had…

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Texas clinics halt abortions after state high court ruling

AUSTIN, Texas — Clinics were shutting down abortion services in the nation’s second-largest state Saturday after the Texas Supreme Court…

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Texas Supreme Court blocks order that resumed abortions

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Texas Supreme Court late Friday night blocked a lower court order that said clinics could continue…

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Biden offshore drilling proposal would allow up to 11 sales

NEW ORLEANS — President Joe Biden’s administration on Friday proposed up to 10 oil and gas lease sales in the…

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Biden discusses abortion access options with Dem governors

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden told Democratic governors Friday that he is “looking at all the alternatives” for protecting abortion…

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California advances bid to create legal drug injection sites

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The California Assembly on Thursday approved a controversial bill allowing Los Angeles, Oakland and San Francisco to…

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EXPLAINER: Abortion landscape under state ‘heartbeat’ laws

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Laws banning most abortions at the point of the “first detectable heartbeat” are beginning to take effect…

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