The ruling Tuesday by the full U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit overruled a decision by a three-judge panel of the court that at least temporarily blocked the teen from having the procedure.
By Jessica Gresko, Associated Press
A federal appeals court in D.C. has blocked an undocumented immigrant girl from getting an abortion for now. Hear the courtroom arguments, which took place earlier Friday.
By PBS NewsHour
A pregnant, undocumented 17-year-old girl obtained a court’s permission to get an abortion, but due to policy change by the Trump administration, officials detaining her in Texas are refusing to take her to her appointment. Now an appeals court will…
By Will Weissert and David Crary, Associated Press
A bill requiring women to purchase extra insurance to cover abortions except amid medical emergencies already cleared the state House after hours of emotional debate.
By Bill Barrow and David Crary, Associated Press
The head of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee suggested his group might help fund candidates who didn't support abortion rights.
By Kamala Kelkar
Abortion clinics in Arkansas made gains in one federal case and hit a severe setback in another.
Planned Parenthood and other groups are seeking to block a new abortion law in Texas that is set to take effect in September.
President Trump majorly expanded the so-called "Mexico City policy" -- or as critics call it, the "gag rule" -- in a new executive order Monday. The rule has blocked international assistance to any programs that mention or provide abortions. In…
By Michael D. Regan
A legal challenge disputed the Iowa law's three-day waiting period and a stipulation that women must make an additional clinical appointment before receiving an abortion.
By Lev Facher, STAT
As the White House and Republican-led Congress take aim at federal funding for health providers like Planned Parenthood that offer abortion services, some state lawmakers may step in to fill the breach.
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