South Carolina House proposes near-total ban on abortion with new limited exceptions for rape and incest

CNN — The South Carolina House of Representatives moved forward on Tuesday legislation it would ban nearly all abortions at all stages of pregnancy, after adding a last-minute amendment that includes exceptions for certain cases of rape and incest. The amendment, which adds an exception for rape and incest up to 12 weeks after conception … Read more

Florida Democrats will decide on Tuesday who would be best suited to lead the fight against abortion in DeSantis

CNN — With that, the Democratic candidates for Florida Governor Agrees: New restrictions on abortion in the Sunshine State and uncertainty about the future of women’s health across America have invigorated their constituents and added urgency to their efforts to overthrow the governor. Ron DeSantis this autumn. But the question of who is better suited … Read more

Indiana becomes first state after Roe to pass law banning most abortions

CNN — Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb on Friday signed a bill banning most abortions – the first state to pass a restrictive law against the procedure since Roe v. Wade was canceled earlier this summer. The Indiana House and Senate passed the GOP-sponsored bill earlier Friday. The bill would provide exceptions for cases where the … Read more

Abortion rights: Biden signs executive order to protect access to abortion and provide guidance to healthcare providers

Washington CNN — President Joe Biden signed an executive order on Wednesday to help ensure access to abortion in light of the Supreme Court’s decision earlier this summer to eliminate the constitutional right to procedure. The president said the order will help women travel out of state to get abortions, ensure health care providers comply … Read more