Lone Mississippi Abortion Agency Seeks Legal Way to Reopen | Health and fitness

By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS and DAVE KOLPACK – Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Lawyers for one of the Mississippi abortion clinics submitted documents on Thursday asking the state Supreme Court to block a new law banning most abortions and allowing the clinic to reopen next week. The Jackson Women’s Health Organization is the focus … Read more

Judge Will Not Prevent Law That Prohibits Most Mississippi Abortions | Health and fitness

By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS, ANTHONY IZAGUIRRE and KEVIN MCGILL – Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – When lawyers disputed abortion laws across the South on Tuesday, a Mississippi judge rejected a request from one state abortion agency to temporarily block a law that would ban most abortions. Without further development in the Mississippi lawsuit, the … Read more

Abortion drugs are common; this is how it works | Health and fitness

By LINDSEY TANNER and MATTHEW PERRONE – Associated Press Drug abortions became the best way to end a pregnancy in the United States even before the Supreme Court annulled Roe v. Wade. This involves taking two prescription drugs every few days – at home or at the clinic. Abortion procedures are an invasive medical technique … Read more

Texas Supreme Court blocks order to resume abortion | Health and fitness

By PAUL WEBER, ANTHONY IZAGUIRRE and STEPHEN GROVES – Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – The Texas Supreme Court overturned a lower court ruling late Friday night that said clinics could continue to perform abortions, just days after some doctors began seeing patients again after Roe’s fall against Wade. It was not immediately clear whether … Read more