Tag: Texas abortion safety law

Texas abortion provider Amy Hagstrom-Miller and Nancy Northup, President of The Center for Reproductive Rights wave to supporters as they decend the steps of the United States Supreme Court on June 27, 2016 in Washington, DC.

Planned Parenthood Targets Abortion Restrictions in Eight States After SCOTUS Win

“This victory gives us the opportunity to march state by state, legislature by legislature, rule by rule, bill by bill, and reclaim women’s health and rights across the country, 100%, no burdens on any woman, anywhere,” said Dawn Laguens, executive vice president of Planned Parenthood Action Fund.

Pro-choice activists celebrate during a rally at the Supreme Court in Washington, Monday, June 27, 2016, after the court struck down Texas' widely replicated regulation of abortion clinics. The justices voted 5-3 in favor of Texas clinics that had argued the regulations were a thinly veiled attempt to make it …

Big Abortion Celebrates SCOTUS Strikedown of Safety Standards Law

The abortion industry and its allies are celebrating the Supreme Court’s 5-3 decision that strikes down a Texas law requiring abortion clinics to maintain the same health and safety standards as other outpatient surgical facilities.

Executive producer Amy Brenneman speaks onstage during the 'Heartbeat' panel discussion at the NBCUniversal portion of the 2015 Winter TCA Tour at Langham Hotel on January 13, 2016 in Pasadena, California.

Amy Brenneman: ‘I’ve Never, Not For One Moment, Regretted My Abortion’

Actress Amy Brenneman says in a column in Cosmopolitan that Texas’ 2013 abortion safety law – which was challenged in a case brought before the U.S. Supreme Court Wednesday – would block women from their constitutional right to an abortion – a right that she says she exercised in her junior year at Harvard.