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Abortion Protests

I Had A 'Secret' Abortion Before Roe v. Wade

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 08.06.2014 | Women

When an Alabama judge equates women's reproductive rights to gun rights in order to make abortion access more agreeable, the stigma that still surroun...

State's Abortion Clinics Boost Security After Contentious Supreme Court Ruling

Reuters | Posted 08.27.2014 | Politics

By Richard Valdmanis and Elizabeth Barber BOSTON, June 27 (Reuters) - Massachusetts is beefing up security around abortion clinics and...

Laura Bassett

Supreme Court Strikes Down Buffer Zones For Abortion Clinic Protests

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 06.27.2014 | Politics

The Supreme Court ruled on McCullen v. Coakley Thursday, striking down a Massachusetts law requiring protesters to stay at least 35 feet from an abort...

Pro-Abortion Protestors Vandalize Chile Cathedral

AP | LUIS ANDRES HENAO | Posted 07.27.2013 | Religion

SANTIAGO, Chile -- Abortion-rights demonstrators vandalized Chile's main cathedral during a Mass and used pews as barricades during clashes with polic...

Anti-Abortion Rules Draw Protests

The Columbus Dispatch | Ian Kullgren | Posted 08.28.2013 | Politics

State lawmakers approved tighter restrictions on abortions yesterday despite expressions of outrage from Democratic lawmakers and protesters. About 1...

Supreme Court To Hear Abortion Clinic 'Buffer Zone' Case

AP | Posted 06.24.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court will reconsider the constitutionality of a 2007 Massachusetts law that bars protests in 35-foot "buffer zones" around ...

Protesters Decry Italian Abortion Law

AP | Posted 05.13.2012 | World

ROME -- A few thousand people opposed to Italy's 1978 law allowing abortion have marched through the Italian capital in a protest drawing people from ...

Anti-Abortion Plans Pose Problem For Republicans

AP | LAURIE KELLMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Restrict abortion or cut spending? The Republicans' "Pledge for America" says the new majority will do both. But negotiations over...

Oklahoma Abortion Laws Forcing Women To Reveal Their Race And Relationships Spark Court Battles

AP | SEAN MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

OKLAHOMA CITY — Abortion rights supporters have challenged two new Oklahoma laws that would give the state some of the strictest abortion laws i...

Sotomayor Protester: "What About The Unborn?" (VIDEO)

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UDPATE: One of the anti-protesters arrested at Monday's confirmation hearings for Sonia Sotomayor was none other than Jane Roe, real name Norma McCorv...