Court Rules Public Hospitals Must Provide Abortions On SiteState law allows health-care providers to opt-out of providing abortions, but the judge said that doesn't give the entire hospital a right not to offer abortions.
House Endorses Abortion-Related Health Insurance BillThe Montana House endorsed a bill Friday that would require health insurance companies to offer coverage plans that do not include elective abortions.
Idaho Governor Signs Ban On Telemedicine AbortionsRepublican Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter has signed legislation that will ban Idaho women from receiving abortion-inducing drugs via telemedicine.
Boise State University Facing First Amendment Lawsuit An anti-abortion organization says Boise State University is violating free speech laws by limiting students' protest to just a handful of areas on campus
State House Passes Bill Requiring Insurers Offering Maternity Care To Also Cover AbortionA measure that would require Washington insurers offering maternity care to also cover elective abortions was passed by the state House on Wednesday.
Dem State Lawmakers Pushing Measure To Require Insurers Offering Maternity Care To Cover Elective AbortionsFor the third year in a row, Democratic state lawmakers are pushing a measure that would require Washington insurers offering maternity care to also cover elective abortions, but as in the past, it's likely to hit a roadblock in the Senate.
Pro-Choice Group: 'Abortion Providers Are Heroes'A judge ruled Wednesday to block a North Dakota law that requires doctors who perform abortions to have hospital admitting privileges, after opponents of the bill argued it would shut down the clinic.
Man Rapes Preteen Girl, Forces Her To Get Abortion At Planned ParenthoodA man was sentenced to six years behind bars for raping a preteen girl and forcing her to get an abortion.
State Senate Group Blocks Abortion InsuranceA Republican-dominated coalition in the Washington state Senate blocked discussion on a plan to require insurers to cover abortion Wednesday, voting down a procedural motion after a tense exchange about why the legislation has languished in the chamber.
Wash. Weighs 1st Abortion Insurance Mandate In US In 1970, Washington became the first — and remains the only — state in the country to legalize elective abortions by a popular vote.
Abortion Foes Say Voters May Trump ConstitutionAbortion foes seeking to expand the state's parental notification law say voter-backed laws can trump the Montana Constitution.
Abortion Supporters, Opponents Debate Mandatory Insurance CoverageAbortion rights supporters and opponents packed a Washington state House hearing Thursday and debated a measure that would require insurers to pay for the procedure.