by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on May 29, 2014
These states have all rushed to approve new and dangerous abortion restrictions in the past month.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on May 29, 2014
Clusters of severe storms rolling through the Southeast since Memorial Day have caused widespread flash flooding in Texas and Louisiana.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on May 22, 2014
Louisiana is working to shut down abortion clinics, resist sex ed, go after Planned Parenthood, and undermine pregnant women's bodily autonomy.
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by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on May 21, 2014 Updated: May 21, 2014
For months, the state has been quietly laying the groundwork to shutter clinics -- and it's poised to accomplish that goal.
by Emily Atkin Posted on May 13, 2014
The figure represents an 18 percent increase in the number of spills since 2012, despite a decrease in the number of rigs.
by Scott Keyes Posted on April 29, 2014 Updated: April 29, 2014
If enacted, the bill will punish panhandlers with a maximum fine of $200 and up to six months in jail.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 25, 2014
Lawmakers were inspired by a high-profile case in Texas where a brain-dead pregnant woman's family fought to remove her from machines.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 22, 2014 Updated: April 22, 2014
A bill advancing in the legislature would impose more obstacles for women seeking to end a pregnancy.
by Zack Ford Posted on April 16, 2014 Updated: April 16, 2014
Even though it's not enforceable, Louisiana's House still wants the law to condemn oral sex and all same-sex relations.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 14, 2014 Updated: April 14, 2014
Ironically, comprehensive sex ed is one of the most effective policies to lower the abortion rate.