(CHARLESTON, WV) -- West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice on Friday signed a bill that bans nearly all abortions in the state, days after legislators approved the ban. This makes West Virginia the second state to pass an abortion ban after the U.S. Supreme Court... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Weeks after a trigger ban criminalizing providing abortions went into effect in Tennessee, doctors told ABC News the ban created fear, confusion, anxiety and stress among patients and providers.Physicians from different parts of the state are pushing back against claims made... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Lawmakers are seeking to limit the sale of diet pills and weight loss supplements to children with the introduction of new bills in California and New York.The bills in California and New York would prohibit retailers from selling dietary supplements for... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- South Carolina Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham's proposal this week of a 15-week national abortion ban -- with limited exceptions -- has drawn mixed reaction from other conservatives in the final eight weeks before the November midterms, after which Graham hopes to bring... Read More.
(INDIANAPOLIS) -- Indiana's abortion ban went into effect Thursday.The ban will limit access to more than 1.5 million people of reproductive age in Indiana, according to the American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana.Indiana was the first state to pass an abortion ban since the... Read More.
(CHARLESTON, W.Va.) -- West Virginia legislators approved a bill that bans nearly all abortions in the state, sending it to Gov. Jim Justice's desk for approval before it becomes law.Known as HB 302, the bill approved by state legislators Tuesday prohibits the procedure at... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Less than two months before the midterm elections, Sen. Lindsey Graham on Tuesday introduced a bill that would impose a nationwide ban on most abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy.The measure, the first GOP effort to ban abortion at the national level... Read More.
(BLOOMINGTON, Ind.) -- Indiana Special Judge Kelsey Hanlon has agreed to preside over a lawsuit brought by abortion providers challenging the state's abortion ban after two judges recused themselves from the case. A near-total ban on abortions is set to go into effect in... Read More.
(LANSING, Mich.) -- A Michigan Court of Claims judge ruled Wednesday that the state's 1931 abortion ban violates the state constitution, according to a copy of the ruling obtained by ABC News. The ruling permanently bars the attorney general and county prosecutors from enforcing... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- As states continue to regulate abortion rights across the country, abortion rights groups and state legislatures in Indiana and South Carolina are at odds amid fallout from the U.S. Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade.Indiana abortion providers filed a lawsuit in Monroe... Read More.
(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- California Gov. Gavin Newsom told ABC News that his state's historic vote Thursday to ban the sale of new gas engine vehicles by 2035 is a game changer in the country's goals to curb its dependency on fossil fuels.The California Air... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Five more states are set to severely restrict abortion this week, adding to the growing number of laws that have taken effect since the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade.Three states -- Idaho, Tennessee and Texas -- had trigger laws go into... Read More.