The new rules will also require abortion providers to foot the cost, which is sometimes thousands of dollars per case.
VICE News caught up with two Planned Parenthood leaders to find out how they plan to fight for women's reproductive rights up against a Trump White House.
SB 642 proposed a few different abortion provisions, which violated the state's requirement that all laws focus on one single item and left the court with an "all-or-nothing" decision.
The new documentary Abortion: Stories Women Tell shows the difficulties involved in getting an abortion in America.
A grand jury in Texas cleared Planned Parenthood of any wrongdoing related to the disposal of fetal tissue, and instead indicted the organization's undercover accusers.
When I fell into a bad situation, abortion was the safety net that helped my former partner and I out.
The religious right is picking a fight as powers over abortion are handed back to the Scottish Parliament.
Anti-abortion measures are putting women are at risk of being charged with crimes against their fetuses, and rogue prosecutors can use their wide discretion to prosecute mothers with crimes beyond feticide or child abuse.
The man behind the fetal tissue video is having an outsized impact on the 2016 presidential race.
"The Lord has allowed me to get on a plane in spite of many objections by the airlines and Australia," posted the pro-life advocate this morning. He's now in detention at Melbourne Airport.
Despite months of attacks against the women's reproductive health giant, Republicans haven't actually accomplished much.
A Canberra politician wants to grant women safer access to abortions while respecting freedom of assembly.
The country's social conservatives say abortion must be abolished to increase the birth rate, but really they want to take control of women's basic biological functions.
I spent a few days with them to meet the seemingly regular people behind the hate.
Today, a proposed amendment to the UK's Serious Crime Bill would make performing an abortion on grounds of sex selection a crime—but the whole debate feels like a veneer for an attack on women's reproductive rights.
We generally notice them huddled outside abortion clinics holding signs and images of aborted foetuses, but is there more to the story?
You thought the last 12 months was just a plague of misogynist assholes? Think again.
They were harassing visitors to an abortion clinic.
It's unlikely that the recent spate of harsh abortion restrictions had a significant effect on the national abortion rate, but that doesn't mean those laws don't suck.
State records reveal that an industry of "experts"—all anti-abortion activists—have been paid with our tax dollars to testify false abortion statistics and research at legislative hearings.
Alabama lawmakers—apparently panicked that they were going too easy on teen girls with few options—amended the state's Parental Consent Law, affording fetuses the right to legal representation in cases in which underage girls are seeking an abortion.
"It's part of reproductive life and I think that we need to say that and stop saying it's the most agonizing decision a woman ever makes. Sometimes it is an agonizing decision, but a lot of times it's not."
VICE News traveled to Dublin, where thousands of people marched through the city center, calling for real and realistic abortion access in Ireland.
The Supreme Court has unanimously struck down a Massachusetts law that barred pro-life protesters from going within 35 feet of an abortion clinic. The ruling confirms what we've always known about America's longest-running culture war: You may have a righ…