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Study: Nearly All Women Who View Ultrasound Images Still Continue With Abortion

Nearly all women seeking an abortion– including those who viewed ultrasound images before the procedure – followed through in the health care termination.

01/12/2014

The U.S. pregnancy rate in 2009 was the lowest in 12 years and the second lowest in 30 years. (Getty Images)

U.S Pregnancy Rate Falls To 12-Year Low

There are steep declines in pregnancy rates for teens and overall declines for women in all age and race groups.

12/07/2013

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CDC: Number Of Reported Abortions On The Decline Nationwide

A new report from the Centers for Disease Control reveals that the number of abortions is on the decline nationwide.

12/05/2013

Abortion rights activists shout slogans on day two of the Democratic National Convention (DNC), in Charlotte, N.C. on Sept. 5, 2012. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Abortion Returns To Forefront For 2014 Elections

With no immediate hope of overturning the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision legalizing abortion, Republicans around the country are increasingly pushing legislation to restrict the procedure, and Democrats say they’ll make the GOP pay in coming elections.

07/14/2013

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Abortion: Potential GOP Divider In Ga. Senate Race

The four Georgia Republicans who want to succeed retiring Sen. Saxby Chambliss all call themselves conservatives who oppose abortion.

07/05/2013

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State Laws Varied On Gun, Abortion Laws

The U.S. Supreme Court says women in America can terminate a pregnancy and that every citizen has an individual right to own a firearm, but those rulings have done little to settle political arguments over abortion and guns.

06/09/2013

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The Sidney Wood Show: Philadelphia Abortion Doctor Found Guilty

Dr. Kermit Gosnell, 72, is now facing the death penalty for illegal abortions. Today we discussed abortion and its impact on our communities and nation.  A fascinating conversation for all is available below.  Enjoy!  

WAOK-AM–05/14/2013

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Judge Blocks Miss. From Revoking License Of State’s Only Abortion Clinic

A federal judge on Monday temporarily blocked Mississippi from revoking the license of the state’s only abortion clinic.

04/16/2013

Anti-abortion protesters attend the March for Life on Jan. 25, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Ala. Lawmakers Approve Measure Placing Stricter Regulations On Abortion Clinics

Alabama lawmakers late Tuesday gave final passage to a measure placing stricter regulations on clinics that provide abortions.

04/03/2013

Anti-abortion activists march in Washington. (credit: Alex Wong/ Getty Images)

Rivals Prepare For Legal Battle Over Abortion Bans

Rival legal teams, well-financed and highly motivated, are girding for court battles over the coming months on laws enacted in Arkansas and North Dakota that would impose the nation’s toughest bans on abortion.

03/31/2013

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