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Bill seeks to put new restrictions on abortion clinics

A bill aimed at putting new restrictions on abortion clinics has overwhelmingly passed the Kentucky Senate.

Bill has tougher rules for new Kentucky abortion clinics

New Kentucky abortion clinics would have to meet more strict medical standards before they could open under a bill that has cleared a state Senate committee.

Panel advances bill to require ultrasounds before abortions

Kentucky lawmakers have advanced a bill that would require doctors to perform ultrasounds prior to abortions and to describe what is seen to the pregnant woman.

Kentucky lawmakers finish work on informed consent bill

Kentucky lawmakers have approved a bill allowing real-time video consultations between doctors and women as an option to fulfill "informed consent" requirements before an abortion.

UPDATE: Louisville Planned Parenthood clinic to halt abortions

A Louisville Planned Parenthood facility has agreed to halt abortions for now, following a cease and desist order from the state, according to Governor Matt Bevin's office.

Kentucky moves to halt abortions at Louisville clinic

The state has ordered a Planned Parenthood facility to halt abortions, saying the Louisville clinic needs an agreement with a hospital that could take in women who have complications from a procedure.

Kentucky House votes to amend informed consent law

The Kentucky House has voted to amend the state's informed consent law to allow real-time video consultations between doctors and women at least 24 hours before an abortion.

Bill requiring face-to-face abortion consult clears Senate

The Republican-controlled state Senate has approved a bill that requires a woman to have a face-to-face meeting with a doctor before having an abortion.

Bill requiring face-to-face abortion consult clears Senate

The Republican-controlled state Senate has approved a bill that requires a woman to have a face-to-face meeting with a doctor before having an abortion.

Supreme Court agrees to hear major abortion rights case

The Supreme Court is taking on its first abortion case in eight years, a dispute over state regulation of abortion clinics.

Group: Principal should allow anti-abortion flyers

A national anti-abortion group says a northern Kentucky high school student's right to free speech is being denied after a principal deemed the content of flyers he created "too controversial" to post around the campus.

Rally against Planned Parenthood in Lexington

An anti-abortion rally focused on Planned Parenthood was held outside the courthouse in downtown Lexington Tuesday.

McConnell promises Senate vote on late-term abortion bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says his chamber will vote on legislation banning most late-term abortions.

Protestors preach beliefs, noise affects nearby business

A few days a week people go outside of the EMW Women's Clinic in Lexington to protest abortions.

Ky. Senate passes bills in flurry of action

Kentucky Senate Republicans have passed bills dealing with abortion, medical malpractice and the prevailing wage in a flurry of action that drew objections from Democrats.

Abortion-related bill clears Senate panel

A bill aimed at requiring doctors to perform ultrasounds prior to abortions has won approval from a Kentucky Senate committee.

McConnell talks religion in Bowling Green

Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell talked abortion, gay marriage and the persecution of Christians in Iraq with three of Kentucky's most prominent evangelical leaders on Thursday.

Kentucky House Panel Halts 3 Abortion Access Bills

A Kentucky House panel has halted three Republican-sponsored bills that would regulate abortion access statewide.

ACLU Youth Rally At State Capitol

About 40 students came to the capitol, and not school. They rallied for reproductive rights.

Ky. Senate Passes Abortion Bill

The Kentucky Senate has passed a bill requiring doctors to perform ultrasounds before abortions and to describe what is seen to the pregnant women.

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