Washington State Sues Over New Trump Birth-Control RulesWashington state sued President Donald Trump on Monday over his decision to let more employers claiming religious or moral objections opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women.
Tennessee Jails Are Offering Inmates Shorter Sentences In Exchange For SterilizationTennessee inmates can receive upwards of 30 days cut from jail sentences if they agree to get a vasectomy or insert a contraceptive device into their body.
House Passes Birth Control Access BillThe House has a bill that would make it easier for women to consistently access contraceptives.
Appeals Court Hears Washington Pharmacy's Emergency Contraceptives CaseRalph's Thriftway in Olympia sued the state Pharmacy Board claiming it should be exempted from dispensing the Plan B emergency contraceptive because of the owner's religious objections.
U.S. Supreme Exempts Businesses From Contraception MandateA divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Obama's health care overhaul, the first time the high court has declared that businesses can hold religious views under federal law.
Bill Gates Gives $100G To Dozens Of Scientists To Develop Next-Generation CondomIndian scientist is working on extremely thin and biodegradable condoms.
State Senator On Birth Control: Public Shouldn't Finance 'Other People's Recreation'A state senator says he doesn't think access to contraception is a problem in Alaska.
FDA: Morning-After Pill OK At Age 15, Allowed In Front Of Pharmacy CountersThe government on Tuesday lowered to 15 the age at which girls can buy the morning-after pill without a prescription and said the emergency contraception no longer has to be kept behind pharmacy counters.
Opinion: Akin's Position On Rape And Abortion Is The GOP PlatformThe basic fact is that Romney, Ryan and Republican's are uncomfortable with a few of the words Congressman Akin used. They are not, however, uncomfortable with the policy position he was expressing. The record shows that they march in lockstep with Congressman Akin.
Opinion: Despite Denials Akin's Comments Are Part GOP War On WomenCongressman Akin's comments are unconscionable and while Congressman Akin owns the words that came from his mouth, the sentiment and his policy goals are shared by both Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan, despite their statements today.
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