Your Nightly Need to Know 1/13/15 Jan13

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The Group Behind America’s Biggest Anti-Abortion March Now Says Birth Control Causes Abortions (Mother Jones) Two States Seek to Overthrow Roe v. Wade in Abortion Laws Appeal (Bloomberg) The GOP’s Abortion-Obsessed First Day (Daily Beast) Exposing the Junk Science of the Anti-Choice...

Your Nightly Need to Know 1/12/15 Jan12

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‘Vessel’ Inspires the Future Fight for Abortion Rights (The Nation) ‘Vessel’ Documents the Voyage of a Rogue Abortion Ship (Flavorwire) New Hampshire Lawmaker Tries to Strip Funding for Women’s Health Services (RH Reality Check) Conservative ‘Opportunity For All’ Policy...

Your Nightly Need to Know 1/9/15 Jan09

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Texas Abortion Case May Hinge On Definition Of ‘Undue Burden‘ (NPR) Five Awful Things Congress Will Likely Do to Women This Year (Dame Magazine) States are passing hundreds of new abortion restrictions. Here’s what it’s like to operate in one of them. (Washington...

Your Nightly Need to Know 1/7/15 Jan07

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Abortion-Rights Advocates and Abortion Opponents Both Optimistic After Court Hearing About Texas Clinics (Cosmopolitan) Texas Faces Court Test Of Abortion Clinic Rules (New York Times) Appeals Court Skeptical Of Texas Abortion Restrictions — And Ruling That Struck Them Down (Buzzfeed) Fifth...

MARTHA PLIMPTON TO LEAD DISCUSSION AT IFC SCREENING OF ‘VESSEL’ ON JANUARY 11 Jan07

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MARTHA PLIMPTON TO LEAD DISCUSSION AT IFC SCREENING OF ‘VESSEL’ ON JANUARY 11 New York City (January 6, 2015) – A is For, the reproductive rights advocacy organization, will host a screening of the documentary film VESSEL at the IFC Center on Sunday, January 11 at 7PM. Following the...

Your Nightly Need to Know 1/6/15 Jan06

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The right’s 2015 abortion scheme: Force women to wait days to get care (Salon) Abortion-rights group sues Ohio Department of Health over records (Columbus Dispatch) A Record Number Of Lawmakers Are Starting To Fight For Reproductive Rights (Think Progress) 5th Circuit to hear second case on...

Your Nightly Need to Know 1/5/15 Jan05

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Report finds 18 states ‘extremely hostile’ to abortion (Washington Post) Legal Scholar Calls for ‘Fetal Rescue Programs’ to End Abortion Debate (RH Reality Check) Conservative America’s Dangerous War on Abortion (Highbrow Magazine) Study: 231 new abortion limits since 2010 (The...

Your Nightly Need to Know 12/22/14 Dec22

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North Carolina Ultrasound Law Blocked, Deemed Unconstitutional (RH Reality Check) North Carolina’s Outrageous Abortion Requirement Is Struck Down (Slate) The Spending Bill Contains Anti-Abortion Measures. Here’s Why Planned Parenthood Supported It Anyway. (Mother Jones) Proof That The...

Your Nightly Need to Know 12/18/14 Dec18

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Missouri lawmaker uses “men’s rights” talking points to justify abortion restriction (Raw Story) Missouri’s Spousal Consent Abortion Bill Treats Women Like Children—Literally (Talking Points Memo) Heartbreaking case revives abortion controversy in Ireland (CBS News) Brain-Dead...

Your Nightly Need to Know 12/17/14 Dec17

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Time for U.S. to Support Abortion for Rape Victims in Other Countries (Daily Beast) This GOP Lawmaker Wants a Woman to Get Permission From the Father Before Having an Abortion (Mother Jones) A Politician Wants You to Get Permission From the Man Who Impregnated You to Get an Abortion...