informed consent laws

reproductive rights

Satanists vs. Republicans: A Battle for Abortion Rights Rages in Missouri

This week, a Missouri appeals court heard oral arguments from the Satanic Temple, who claim the state's abortion restrictions are a violation of their religious freedom.
Callie Beusman
9.14.17
Broadly

The Women Trolling the GOP with Bills that Restrict Viagra Use and Ejaculation

Throughout the US, female politicians are proposing laws that would regulate men's reproductive choices the way we regulate women's.
Rebecca Grant
5.4.17
feminism

The Women Trolling the GOP with Bills that Restrict Viagra Use and Ejaculation

Throughout the US, female politicians are proposing laws that would regulate men's reproductive choices the way we regulate women's. Though the legislation is often described as satirical, the intent behind it is dead serious: to show how ridiculous...
Rebecca Grant
3.28.17
texas

The New Lie-Filled Booklet Texas Abortion Doctors Must Offer Their Patients

Texas' updated abortion counseling materials contain a litany of specious, misleading statements—including an implied link between abortion and breast cancer or suicidal thoughts.
Callie Beusman
12.6.16
Health

Judge Throws Out Satanic Temple's Lawsuit Against Insane Abortion Restrictions

The suit claimed that Missouri's 72-hour abortion waiting period violated a Satanic Temple member's religious freedom. Nearly a year after it was filed, a judge dismissed it on the grounds that the plaintiff was no longer pregnant.
Kimberly Lawson
8.5.16
americas

The Satanic Temple Wants to Use Hobby Lobby Against ‘Informed Consent’ Abortion Laws

Informed consent laws require doctors to give state-mandated information that can be inaccurate or misleading to women seeking abortions.
Mary Emily O'Hara
7.28.14