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Turning Back the Clock on Reproductive Rights
Council members endorse bill that would fight abortion restrictions
"...39 states passed a whopping 141 provisions related to reproductive health in 2013 – half of which sought to..."

Jan. 8, 2014 News Post by Jordan Smith

Fallout From the Lege's War on Reproductive Rights
Texas waits on the full impact of legislative cuts
"...the Legislature called sine die in late May, Texas' reproductive health providers – still grappling with the effects of..."

June 23, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Top 10 Reproductive Rights Stories
In 2016, the fight for reproductive rights went all the way to the Supreme Court
"...2) Forced Burials The Center for Repro­ductive Rights filed a lawsuit..."

Dec. 30, 2016 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Reproductive Rights Advocates Prepare for the Fight
Groups, lawmakers relaunch "Trust. Respect. Access." campaign
"...Reproductive health advocates, progressive groups, and state legislators are gearing..."

Feb. 9, 2017 News Post by Mary Tuma

The Texas Hammer: Women’s Health and Reproductive Rights
It's a war on women's health
" comes to defunding Planned Parenthood and attacking abortion rights, Texas pretty much wrote the playbook. In the name..."

March 17, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Top 10 Reproductive Rights Stories
"...decided to take up Whole Woman's Health v. Cole for review in November. In a case that is expected..."

Jan. 1, 2016 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Rules For New Abortion Regs Ready to Go
DSHS Council takes public testimony during afternoon hearing
"...Orange-shirted supporters of reproductive rights on Wednesday expressed to the State Health Services..."

Aug. 28, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Abortion Rights Lawsuit Filed Against State of Texas
"...On Friday, Sept. 27, reproductive rights advocates filed a federal lawsuit against the state..."

Oct. 4, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Tears for Texas Women
13 clinics to close if law not blocked
"...any meaningful access to care, Janet Crepps, a lawyer for the Center for Reproductive Rights, argued in federal court..."

Oct. 25, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Next Stop for HB 2 – The Supreme Court?
Legal experts eye Texas law as the most likely abortion case to make it to the high court
"...of Texas' multi-part 2013 abortion law, House Bill 2, forcing clinics to comply with the same costly building guidelines..."

June 26, 2015 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Federal Judge Blocks Fetal Burial Rule … For Now
Anti-choice rule will not go into effect Dec. 19
"...A draconian rule that would force women to bury or cremate their fetus after an..."

Dec. 15, 2016 News Post by Mary Tuma

Millions for Propaganda ... Nothing for Women's Health
Texas heavily underwrites anti-abortion centers, while slashing reproductive care
"...right, a basket full of free pocket-size Bibles and Christ-centered booklets; to your left, as you enter Austin LifeCare,..."

April 17, 2015 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Texas Reproductive Health Advocates Lay Out Legislative Agenda
“Trust. Respect. Access.” campaign combines progressive forces
"...Empowered by a few more progressive seats this session, reproductive rights and justice advocates at the Capitol on Wednesday..."

March 6, 2019 News Post by Mary Tuma

Crisis Pregnancy Centers: Money for Nothing
Despite unprecedented taxpayer investment, state-funded CPCs deliver few services
" Laura Gor­sky and Breanne Wenke by crisis pregnancy center counselors during a March visit to the TruCare pregnancy..."

July 20, 2018 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Consider 'The Source': Crisis Pregnancy Center Transforms Into Women's Health Program Provider
If Planned Parenthood's out, are CPCs in?
"...real trouble – but if one Houston-based crisis pregnancy center and Gov. Rick Perry have their way, providers will..."

Sept. 21, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

Kendra Scott Walks Back Support for Local Crisis Pregnancy Center
Jeweler regrets hosting fundraiser for Pflugerville CPC
"...popular retailers cozy up to an anti-choice crisis pregnancy center?..."

July 30, 2018 News Post by Mary Tuma

"Rosie's Law" Takes Bold Stand for Choice, Women's Health
Sheryl Cole's bill would cover abortion care for Medicaid enrollees
"...rep’s bold House Bill 895 would expand abortion care for women enrolled in the state’s Medicaid program...."

Feb. 15, 2019 News Post by Mary Tuma

No Abortions for Men, Either
"...the state is not constitutionally required to fund abortions for Medicaid recipients -- even if the pregnancies could exacerbate..."

Jan. 10, 2003 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Picture This: The Lege on Women's Rights
A list of anti-abortion bills of the 78th Legislature
"...(Frank Corte, R-San Antonio): imposes a 24-hour waiting period for scheduled abortions; requires providers to display color photos of..."

July 25, 2003 News Feature

SCOTUS Blocks HB 2 – For Now
U.S. Supreme Court halts Texas abortion law in 5-4 stay
"...SCOTUS had not stepped in, clinics would have been forced to comply with hospital-like building changes deemed costly, unnecessary,..."

July 3, 2015 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Looking for Tony
Democrats are settling on Tony Sanchez as their next gubernatorial candidate before anyone has an idea who he is.
"...El Pasoans "grew up" with Sandra Day O'Connor, a former homegirl...."

Dec. 8, 2000 News Feature by Amy Smith

'Chipping Away': A Texas Abortion Rights Timeline
"...Legal abortion rights began in Texas with the U.S. Supreme Court's 1973..."

June 28, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Abortion Providers Sue to Block Texas Fetal Burial Rule
CRR: Unconstitutional rule imposes cost burden, abortion stigma
"...The Center for Reproductive Rights, representing a group of abortion providers,..."

Dec. 12, 2016 News Post by Mary Tuma

Abortion Opponents React to HB2 Lawsuit
AG’s office silent, but Lifers denounce suit
"...Newsdesk asked the Attorney General Greg Abbott’s staff for the AG's reaction to the lawsuit filed Friday morning..."

Sept. 28, 2013 News Post by Michael King

5th Circuit Denies HB 2 Rehearing
And: Abbott calls HB 2 barriers 'manageable inconvenience'
"...In another devastating but anticipated blow to Texas reproductive rights, the full 5th Circuit Court of Appeals denied..."

Oct. 10, 2014 News Post by Mary Tuma

Texas Awaits Supreme Court HB 2 Ruling
Attorneys voice confidence in SCOTUS striking abortion law
"...U.S. Supreme Court, in one of the most significant reproductive rights cases in more than two decades, is expected..."

June 7, 2016 News Post by Mary Tuma

Lawsuit Filed Against HB 2
Reproductive rights groups take state abortion restrictions to court
"...filed against the state of Texas this morning by reproductive rights advocates on behalf of abortion providers across the..."

Sept. 27, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

All but Illegal
As the final provisions of HB 2 loom, Texas abortion clinics brace for closure
"...On a balmy Saturday evening, July 12, reproductive rights activists, many with tears in their eyes, took..."

July 25, 2014 News Feature by Mary Tuma

HB 2 Ruling Reactions, Local Impact
Only one Austin abortion clinic survives HB 2
" take effect, only one out of three surviving reproductive health care providers remains in Austin...."

Oct. 3, 2014 News Post by Mary Tuma

Trapped and the War on Women's Health Care
Doc highlights impact of anti-choice laws in the South
"...“Unfortunately, we have to turn this young girl away …..."

March 11, 2016 SXSW Post by Mary Tuma

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