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In late August, anti-abortion groups successfully purchased the building that Dr Leroy Carhart was operating a clinic in, and terminated the lease abruptly, forcing the clinic to close. 109 more words

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The Abolition of Abortion in Kentucky Act

As you may have seen in recent news reports, a bill has been pre-filed in the Kentucky legislature to outlaw abortion in the state. Due to its cruel and unconstitutional nature, it’s unlikely that the bill will pass and become law, but it may be useful to understand this proposal as it represents an extremist goal post for reproductive healthcare. 323 more words

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Rusty Thomas Is Lying

The thing about public records is that they’re public.

Yesterday, September 19, the 11 members of Operation Save America arrested in May had a pre-trial date for their criminal trespassing charges. 196 more words

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Mapping Abortion Access

This visual representation of abortion access in the USA from The Pudding is really fantastic and informative –albeit depressing.

Since 1973, abortion has been legal (up to the third trimester of pregnancy) following the Supreme Court decision in Roe v. 338 more words

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Persist

Supporting abortion access in Kentucky is an unending struggle. Whether the opposition is the Kentucky state government under Matt Bevin’s leadership, the clinic invaders Operation Save America, or their… 322 more words

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Sidewalk Snippet, 9/2/2017

We’ve had a rainy and cold past couple of days on the sidewalk. While the rain sometimes keeps the number of antis down, the sidewalk is no less crowded when each anti is sporting a large umbrella. 213 more words

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Sidewalk Snippet, 8/24/2017

Each morning when escorts arrive at the clinic we make a quick scan for anything that looks out of place. In the past week two incidents of childish, petty vandalism were quickly apparent to early arriving escorts. 79 more words

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