by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 2, 2014 Updated: September 2, 2014
Reproductive rights supporters won several legal victories over the past month, but that doesn't mean women can rest easy.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 8, 2014
"We assumed the drug was for one of their patients, so we sent it," a hospital board member said. "Had we known of the real use, we never would have done it."
by Emily Atkin Posted on June 30, 2014 Updated: June 30, 2014
Lenar Whitney, who proclaims to be one of the most conservative members of Louisiana’s state Legislature, released a 5-minute long video attacking climate scientists and the existence of global warming.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on June 29, 2014 Updated: June 30, 2014
Witnesses say that the gunman was yelling angrily at another man, then turned and unloaded his gun into the crowd.
by Igor Volsky Posted on June 16, 2014 Updated: June 16, 2014
David Vitter wouldn't rule out expanding the state's Medicaid program using federal dollars available under the Affordable Care Act.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 13, 2014 Updated: June 13, 2014
Four out of the state's five clinics may be forced to close.
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.
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.