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September 8, 2016
New York to allow late-term abortions for health at-risk women
NEW YORK—New York will allow late-term abortions for women whose pregnancies endanger their health, a move that brings the state into federal...
September 8, 2016 - 5:38pm
August 11, 2016
2015 sees fewest abortions on record in N.D.
BISMARCK – The number of abortions performed in North Dakota last year dropped to the lowest level in at least 35 years, which the director...
August 11, 2016 - 6:07pm
June 27, 2016
Overturning of Texas abortion law could revive challenge to North Dakota admitting privileges requirement
BISMARCK – A U.S. Supreme Court ruling Monday striking down a Texas law that required abortion clinic doctors to have admitting privileges...
News/crime and courts
June 27, 2016 - 10:30am
Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion law similar to North Dakota's
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to abortion rights advocates, striking down a Texas law imposing strict regulations...
News/crime and courts
June 27, 2016 - 9:51am
June 25, 2016
As Supreme Court abortion ruling nears, clashes at Fargo clinic grow tense
FARGO—Police here were summoned twice this month to North Dakota's only abortion clinic due to disputes over protests, clashes that come just...
June 25, 2016 - 1:29pm
June 10, 2016
UPDATED: Stenehjem attacks Burgum on abortion stance in final debate
BISMARCK – In their final debate before Tuesday’s primary election, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem on Friday attacked Fargo businessman...
June 10, 2016 - 7:18pm
May 19, 2016
Oklahoma bill to jail abortion doctors heads to governor
OKLAHOMA CITY (Reuters) - An Oklahoma bill that could send any doctor who performs an abortion to jail headed to the governor on Thursday, with...
May 19, 2016 - 7:48pm
May 5, 2016
Watchdog finds much larger Catholic influence on U.S. hospitals
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A growing number of U.S. hospitals are now owned or affiliated withCatholic health institutions that restrict procedures...
May 5, 2016 - 9:45pm
May 2, 2016
LETTERS: Pro-choice Biden gets kid-glove treatment from reporters
The Herald's Faith section on Saturday had a story about Vice President Joe Biden's visit to the Vatican ("Biden gets blessing for his war on cancer, " Page B4). The reporters described Biden, a known pro-abortionist, as being a "devout Catholic." Because I have always considered...
May 2, 2016 - 5:00am
April 28, 2016
Abortion, transportation and pipelines - Big issues dominate Minnesota budget debate
ST. PAUL -- Abortion. Transportation. Exploding trains and pipelines. Thursday brought a potpourri of hot-button issues to Minnesota legislative...
April 28, 2016 - 8:30pm
April 13, 2016
North Dakota abortion law costs state $245,000 in legal fees
BISMARCK - The state of North Dakota will pay $245,000 in attorney’s fees after losing a challenge to an abortion law passed by the Legislature...
April 13, 2016 - 6:00pm
March 31, 2016
Fargo clinic director expects rebound in medication abortions after FDA decision
The director of North Dakota’s lone abortion clinic expects a rebound in the percentage of abortions performed through medication, after the approval this week of a revised drug label that essentially cancels out the effects of a 2011 state law pushed by abortion foes.
March 31, 2016 - 7:30pm
Trump struggles to contain abortion fallout as White House rivals pounce
Republican front-runner Donald Trump's campaign sought on Thursday to contain the fallout from his comments on punishing women for having an...
March 31, 2016 - 6:15pm
March 30, 2016
FDA decision will boost access to medication abortions in Fargo, elsewhere
BISMARCK – Abortion opponents suffered a blow Wednesday when the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a new label expanding the authorized use of a drug used in medication abortions, making the option cheaper and accessible to “many more women,” a lawyer for North Dakota’s...
March 30, 2016 - 7:30pm
March 10, 2016
Fetal-pain ban approved in South Dakota for abortions in week 20
PIERRE — Most abortions performed in week 20 or later after fertilization would become a crime in South Dakota under a major change by the Legislature. State senators gave final approval Wednesday 26-7 to the legislation. SB 72 now goes to the governor for his review. Sen. Jeff...
March 10, 2016 - 4:00pm