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Woman could face 70 years in prison after reporting miscarriage

33-year-old Purvi Patel was arrested in 2013 after she went to the emergency room and admitted to having a miscarriage.

Patel arrived at the hospital to be treated for heavy bleeding. 409 more words

News

Ohio State Rep: Why I Spoke Out About My Rape and Abortion

As an Ohio Legislator, I have witnessed, for nearly 15 years, legislation introduced that intends to marginalize or completely eliminate a woman’s reproductive rights. The most recent and arguably worst offender is House Bill 69, termed, Ohio’s “heartbeat bill,” which would ban an abortion after a fetal heartbeat can be detected, as early as six weeks into a pregnancy. 599 more words

Three Top Reasons Why Marco Rubio WOULD Make a Great POTUS - For 1950s America

Here we go again: another presidential election campaign from a man who just doesn’t get it. The word on the street is that Marco Rubio will be announcing his bid for the White House on April 13th at Freedom Tower, the “Ellis Island” of Miami where thousands of Cuban immigrants were once processed into the U.S. 1,525 more words

Nadia Asencio

Using Data to Promote Policy Change and Advance Sexual and Reproductive Health and Reproductive Rights

Mr. Kumar discussed the use of data in promoting the rights of women and children. Ms. Gilmore stressed the need to aid women who do not have the ability to make choices. 342 more words

Sustainability

Suspect who removed fetus from a woman’s womb not charged with murder

In Colorado, 34-year-old Dynel Lane dodged a murder charge for removing a fetus from 26-year-old Michelle Wilkins earlier this month. Lane placed a Craigslist ad selling baby clothes in order to trick Wilkins into visiting her apartment, where she allegedly stabbed the expectant mother and cut the unborn 7-month-old fetus from her womb. 124 more words

Human And Civil Rights

Colorado State Representative and Wacko Televangelist Gordon Klingenschmitt Says That Brutal Attack on a Pregnant Woman Is “The Curse of God upon America” (VIDEO)

By Elaine Magliaro

Last November, I wrote a post about Gordon Klingenschmitt, a far-right Christian zealot and anti-gay televangelist also known as “Dr. Chaps,” who had been “swept into office” in Colorado with just under 70% of the vote. 470 more words

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