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8/1/2011 - Summer Celebration of Choice Kicks Off at Carhart Clinic
On Sunday, nearly 200 abortion rights activists gathered at the Reproductive Health Services in Germantown, MD to kick off the Summer Celebration of Choice week in support of abortion provider Dr....

5/3/2011 - Ms. Magazine Wins Prestigious Maggie Award
On Friday night, Ms. magazine was awarded the Maggie Award for Best Feature Article/Consumer from the Western Publishing Association, which represents the publishing industry west of the Mississippi River....

4/21/2011 - Wichita Judge fails to issue Preliminary Injunction against Anti-Abortion Activist
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4/19/2011 - Wichita Doctor Targeted By Anti-Abortion Activist
The Justice Department filed a civil complaint last week against an anti-abortion activist for sending a threatening letter to Dr....

4/1/2011 - Anti-Abortion Center Opens Near Dr. Carhart's Clinic
Two anti-abortion groups, Operation Rescue of Wichita, Kansas and Maryland Coalition for Life, have rented the building across the street from the Reproductive Health Services Clinic in Germantown, MD to open what appears to be a crisis pregnancy center (CPC)....

2/18/2011 - South Dakota "Justifiable Homicide" Bill Struck Down in House
The South Dakota anti-abortion bill (HR 1171) that would have altered the definition of "justifiable homicide" to include killings aimed to prevent harm to an unborn child failed yesterday in the state's House by an overwhelming vote of 61-4....

2/17/2011 - Wichita Dr. Seeking to Provide Abortion Blocked
Following a lawsuit filed by Foliage Development Inc., Dr....

2/15/2011 - SD "Justifiable Homicide" Bill Could Endanger Abortion Providers
In South Dakota, an extreme anti-abortion bill (HR 1171) that would alter the definition of "justifiable homicide" to include killings aimed to prevent harm to an unborn child passed out of the state's House Judiciary Committee by a vote of nine to three....

11/10/2010 - Doctor to Open Three New Clinics
Dr....

11/8/2010 - North Carolina Anti-Abortion Leader Tried for WANTED Posters
Flip Benham of Operation Rescue/Operation Save America, goes to trial today for stalking and distributing WANTED posters with the names, pictures, and home and office addresses North Carolina abortion doctors....

11/3/2010 - Probation Sentenced for Man Terrorizing Abortion Doctor
Last Thursday, a federal court in Eastern Washington sentenced Donald Hertz to be confined to his home for 180 days and receive five years probation for threatening Colorado abortion provider, Dr....

9/28/2010 - Dedicated Abortion Provider Dr. William Harrison Dies
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8/18/2010 - KS Official Admonished for Abortion Investigation Misconduct
The Kansas Board for Discipline of Attorneys has administered an informal admonition of former Deputy Attorney General Eric Rucker because of allegations of misconduct in an abortion investigation....

6/7/2010 - Judge Dismisses Roeder's Petition for Release
A Sedgwick County Kansas judge dismissed a petition for release filed by Scott Roeder, the convicted murderer of George Tiller, MD, on Friday at the request of Roeder's attorney....

6/2/2010 - Tiller Honored on Senate Floor
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) made a floor statement late last week honoring abortion provider George Tiller, MD, who was murdered by Scott Roeder one year ago, on May 31, 2009....

5/6/2010 - Kansas Senate Votes Against Veto Override of Anti-Choice Bill
The Kansas state Senate failed yesterday to override Kansas Governor Mark Parkinson's (D) veto on an anti-choice bill that would have altered the definition of a viable fetus and required medical documentation for a late-term abortion if enacted....

5/4/2010 - Kansas House Votes to Override Abortion Bill Veto
The Kansas state House voted yesterday to override Kansas Governor Mark Parkinson's (D) veto on an anti-choice bill that would alter the definition of a viable fetus and require medical documentation for a late-term abortion if enacted....

5/3/2010 - Kansas Legislature Fails to Override Abortion Bill Veto
The Kansas state House failed to override Governor Mark Parkinson's (D) veto on an anti-choice bill Friday....

4/13/2010 - Nebraska Further Reduces Abortion Access
Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman signed two bills into law today that will restrict women's access to abortion in the state....

4/7/2010 - Texas Man Arrested For Threats Against Abortion Clinic
The FBI arrested Plano, Texas, law school graduate Erlyndon Joseph Lo on Saturday, after he filed a lawsuit against the nine Supreme Court justices for $999 trillion and demanded a ban on abortion....

4/2/2010 - Scott Roeder Sentenced to "Hard 50" for Tiller Murder
Scott Roeder, who was convicted last month in the murder of George Tiller, MD, was sentenced yesterday to 50 years in prison without the possibility of parole....

4/1/2010 - Feminist Majority Foundation Hails Roeder's Sentencing to "Hard 50," Calls on Justice Department to Act on Conspiracy Investigation
"Scott Roeder will spend the rest of his life in prison, but those who may have aided and abetted his murder of Dr....

4/1/2010 - Nebraska Abortion Restriction Bill Advances
Nebraska's Senate voted 38 to 5 on an abortion bill which will affect how long into a pregnancy abortion is legal, based on the fetus's possible ability to feel pain....

3/1/2010 - Hearing Held on NE Anti-Choice Bill
A public hearing was held late last week before the judiciary committee of the Nebraska state legislature on a bill that would ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy in the state....

2/9/2010 - Roeder Attorneys Seek New Trial
Attorneys for Scott Roeder, who was convicted last month in the murder of abortion provider George Tiler, MD, asked for a new trial yesterday....