DIY abortion

11.2.17

I Ordered 20 Abortion Pill Packs from the Internet to Test If They're Real

Numerous online drug-sellers say they sell the abortion pill—but what are women actually getting when they order it? I decided to find out.

4.27.17

After 'Handmaid's Tale' Premiere, Site Launches to Help Women with DIY Abortions

As the US continues its descent into reproductive dystopia and abortion becomes increasingly inaccessible throughout the country, a new service will offer counseling to American women attempting to self-induce at home.

1.23.17

Wombs as Crime Scenes: What Happens When Pregnant Women Lose Their Civil Rights

This month, Anna Yocca was released from jail, following over a year of incarceration. Though her case may seem extreme, it's really the most recent high-profile example of a troubling new trend: women being arrested and prosecuted—and often accused of...

11.28.16

Woman Faces Three Felony Charges for Attempted Coat Hanger Abortion

In 2015, Anna Yocca tried to self-induce an abortion with a coat hanger. After spending nearly a year in jail, she's scheduled to be arraigned today—and activists say her case illuminates the dangerous reality for women living in states with harsh...

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