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Abortion Bans Are Causing Mass Confusion Across the Country
Bans in states like Georgia and Ohio are unlikely to be enforced, but people are already confused about whether they can access abortion care there.
3 days ago
Reminder: Abortion Is Still Legal in Alabama
What the extreme legislation means for abortion rights in the state—and for Roe v. Wade.
4 days ago
Seven States Will Immediately Ban Abortion If Roe v. Wade Is Overturned
"Trigger laws" used to be rare—but in the last few months alone, they've almost doubled in number.
Boycotting Georgia Won't Change Its Abortion Laws
As Hollywood debates whether to pull production out of the state, experts say there are better ways to make an impact.
Republicans Want to Make a Debate Over Discrimination into an Abortion Battle
At the first hearing on the Equal Rights Amendment in nearly four decades, lawmakers debated its implications for abortion rights.
Doctors Can Legally Inseminate Patients with Their Own Sperm in Most States
When Matt White learned that he shares DNA with his mother's former fertility doctor—and close to 50 half-siblings—he and his mother began pushing legislators to outlaw fertility fraud in Indiana. Now, victims in other states are following suit.
roe v. wade
What's Behind the New Wave of Six-Week Abortion Bans
Unconstitutional six-week abortion bans have swept Kentucky, Mississippi, Ohio, and Georgia—a new phase of the ongoing efforts to overturn Roe v. Wade.
At a Georgia Clinic, Abortion Bill Causes Uncertainty and Fear
House Bill 481, which proposes making abortion illegal after around six weeks, is adding to a national debate around "fetal heartbeat" bills. But at a women's health center in Atlanta, it's already stirring very real worry and confusion for patients.
How Anti-Abortion Rhetoric Shapes Pro-Choice Advocacy
Historians and advocates for reproductive justice say our understanding of abortion has been influenced by the anti-abortion movement's "pro-life" arguments against it.
Nigerian Hospitals Are Locking Up Women Unable to Pay Their Childbirth Bills
Fashion designer Folake Oduyoye died in custody in 2016 after her hospital refused to discharge her until she paid her outstanding bill. Her death is part of a global phenomenon known as hospital detention.
'VICE LIVE' Breaks Down the Testicular Bill of Rights
The bill sounds funny, but it has a darker story.
28 Women Have Miscarried in ICE Custody in the Last Two Years
After a Honduran woman's stillbirth last month, ICE officials report that 28 women in the agency's custody have had miscarriages in the fiscal years 2017 and 2018.