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Kentucky clinic given OK to apply for abortion license

Officials in the state are inviting a Planned Parenthood clinic to apply for a license to perform abortions.

Supreme Court leaves Kentucky’s ultrasound law in place

The justices did not comment on Monday in refusing to review an appeals court ruling that upheld the law.

New development in House Bill 2 ultrasound case

HB 2 requires women seeking abortions to have an ultrasound.

Kentucky candidates focus on abortion, gambling

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin and Democratic challenger Andy Beshear have returned to familiar themes - abortion and gambling - as they compete to set the tone of their campaign.

Trump abortion restrictions effective immediately

The Trump administration says its new regulation barring taxpayer-funded family planning clinics from referring women for abortions is taking effect immediately.

US judge blocks Indiana 2nd trimester abortion procedure ban

A federal judge has blocked an Indiana law adopted this spring that aims to ban a second-trimester abortion procedure.

Missouri clinic can keep doing abortions

A judge has issued an order allowing Missouri's only abortion clinic to continue providing the service.

Netflix will ‘rethink’ Georgia shoots if abortion law holds

Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos says the streaming giant will "rethink our entire investment" in Georgia if the state's recently passed abortion law goes into effect.

Supreme Court upholds Indiana abortion law on fetal remains

The Supreme Court is upholding an Indiana law that requires abortion providers to dispose of aborted fetuses in the same way as human remains.

Activists march for abortion rights in Lexington

Restrictive abortion bills recently passed in other parts of the country have people in Kentucky speaking out.

Abortion clinic asks full appeals court to rehear case

A Kentucky abortion clinic is asking a federal appeals court to rehear an appeal in the case of a state law that requires doctors to perform ultrasounds and show fetal images to patients prior to abortions.

In abortion debates, female lawmakers recount their rapes

As one Republican legislature after another has pressed ahead with restrictive abortion bills, they have been confronted with raw and emotional testimony about the consequences of such laws.

Alabama Senate approves country’s most restrictive abortion ban

Alabama’s state Senate voted and approved one of the most controversial and restrictive abortion laws in the country.

‘Heartbeat’ laws could ban most abortions across Deep South

A push among conservative U.S. states to enact some of the nation's strictest abortion laws could practically outlaw the procedures across a large area of the Deep South and a chunk of the Midwest.

Federal judge strikes down Kentucky abortion law

A federal judge has struck down a Kentucky abortion law aimed at banning a common second-trimester procedure to end pregnancies.

Democratic candidates stake out stances on abortion

Kentucky gubernatorial candidates reached out to voters in a televised debate Tuesday and staked out their abortion-rights credentials.

Gov. Bevin signs abortion bill into law

A controversial abortion bill has officially been signed into law.

Eying Supreme Court, abortion foes promote tough state bans

Emboldened by the new conservative majority on the Supreme Court, anti-abortion lawmakers and activists in numerous states are pushing near-total bans on the procedure in a deliberate frontal attack on Roe v. Wade.

Sine Die: Kentucky General Assembly wraps up

State lawmakers passed more than 200 bills in the just completed General Assembly Session.

Judge extends temporary ban on 2 new Kentucky abortion laws

A federal judge has extended a temporary order preventing two new Kentucky abortion laws from taking effect while the court determines their constitutionality.

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