by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 27, 2014 Updated: April 27, 2014
"She knows -- this woman knows -- that young girls are getting pregnant in the African-American community. It's about 70 percent out of wedlock. She knows and doesn't seem to care."
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
Her case fits into the troubling trend of criminalizing pregnant women, even when there's no evidence their drug use actually harmed their child.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 17, 2014 Updated: April 17, 2014
Kimberly Erin Caselman has filed a lawsuit against the company, alleging its company-wide policy to put pregnant workers on leave violates the law.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 15, 2014 Updated: April 15, 2014
It's poised to become the first state to charge women with assault if they use drugs during pregnancy.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 8, 2014
Healthy pregnant workers worry they might have to develop a disability for Walmart to help them out.
by Zack Ford Posted on March 31, 2014
Same-sex couples can only raise children intentionally, thus that justifies denying them the benefits of marriage.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on March 27, 2014 Updated: March 27, 2014
Drinking and breastfeeding isn't illegal in Arkansas, but the mother of three was charged with endangering the welfare of a child.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on March 24, 2014 Updated: March 24, 2014
It's the first step along the path to criminalizing pregnant women’s bodies.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on March 11, 2014
In many parts of the world, pregnancy and childbirth are the single greatest risks to a woman's health. These simple solutions seek to change that.