Chris Pizzello/AP A previously censored lawsuit filed by former Playboy model Shera Bechard revealed shocking details of an affair with Elliot Broidy, a top fundraiser for President Donald Trump. Bechard alleged that after Broidy impregnated her, he became violent and demanded she get an abortion. Bechard sued Broidy after he paid only a portion of […]
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British and Irish parliamentarians have called for “urgent” reform to Northern Ireland’s highly restrictive abortion law after a surge in the number of women going abroad for abortions.
Roe v. Wade probably won’t get overturned — but here’s what could happen to slowly chip away at abortion rights if the Supreme Court becomes largely conservative
Win McNamee/Getty Images President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court would solidify a 5-4 conservative majority if he were confirmed. This makeup of the court has many pro-abortion-rights activists concerned that abortion access and even the landmark case Roe v. Wade could be in danger. Legal experts, however, told Business […]
It is illegal for victims of rape or incest to have an abortion in Ireland — here’s why that needs to change
Charles McQuillan/Getty Images A vote taking place this Friday will determine whether Ireland will repeal the 8th amendment and legalize abortion. The 8th amendment is the part of the Irish constitution that permits an abortion only in cases where the woman’s life is at risk. An estimated 5,000 Irish women a year have an abortion, […]
Doctors issued more than 4,000 prescriptions for the abortion pill Mifegymiso to Canadian women in 2017 — the first year it was available in Canada.
The week has gone from bad to worse for US President Donald Trump’s embattled lawyer Michael Cohen after damning reports of yet another high-profile ‘hush money’ sex scandal within the RNC emerged Friday. Cohen reportedly negotiated a $ 1.6 million confidentiality deal in 2017 between the former RNC deputy finance chair and LA-based venture capitalist […]
Associated Press/LM Otero A federal judge issued an injunction that prevents the federal government from interfering with the ability of undocumented teenagers in U.S. custody to have abortions or obtain abortion-related services. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services previously enacted a policy that prohibited federally funded shelters from taking “any action that facilitates” […]
Chas (played by Lucy Pargeter) was meant to be celebrating her birthday in tonight’s instalment of Emmerdale but she instead she worried about telling Paddy (Dominic Brunt) that she was pregnant. The barmaid learned that she was expecting after she hurt her ankle and went for a check-up at the doctors. After being told that […]
A daughter is about twice as likely to have an abortion if her mother had one, study of Ontario databases and medical records suggests.