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Crisis Pregnancy Centers

California City Bans Deceptive Ads By Anti-Abortion Pregnancy Clinics

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 07.26.2016 | Politics

OAKLAND, Calif. ― The city council here has tightened regulations around pregnancy clinics that try to fool prospective patients with advertisements...

What America Can Learn From Mississippi's Last Remaining Abortion Clinic

The Huffington Post | Jenavieve Hatch | Posted 06.25.2016 | Women

"Here we go again." These are words spoken by Shannon Brewer, director of Jackson Women's Health Organization: the last abortion clinic left in Missis...

Samantha Bee Exposes Just How Terrifying Crisis Pregnancy Centers Are

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 05.10.2016 | Women

PSA: Crisis pregnancy centers are not the same as women's health clinics. Allow Samantha Bee to break it down for you. On Monday night's episode of ...

Crisis Pregnancy Centers Lie About Contraception, Too

David A. Grimes | Posted 01.18.2016 | Women
David A. Grimes

A Crisis Pregnancy Center in Chicago Source: Visviva Crisis pregnancy centers (CPCs) lie about abortion to dissuade women from exercising their ...

Report: National Anti-Choice Groups Targeting Colorado

Jason Salzman | Posted 01.08.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

NARAL Pro-Choice Colorado issued a report yesterday exposing the legislative influence in Colorado of two national anti-choice organizations, Americans United for Life (AUL) and Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF), as well as the state-wide network of "crisis pregnancy centers."

Jeb Bush To Visit Crisis Pregnancy Center

The Huffington Post | Laura Bassett | Posted 07.21.2015 | Politics

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) will visit a South Carolina crisis pregnancy center on Wednesday as part of his campaign tour through the Palmetto St...

Bill Blocks Crisis Centers From Misleading Women

Toni G. Atkins | Posted 06.05.2016 | Women
Toni G. Atkins

This bill is not about limiting free speech -- it is about empowering patients to make informed decisions about their health based on credible information.

California Assembly Passes Bill Banning Crisis Pregnancy Centers From Misleading Patients

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 05.26.2015 | Politics

The California Assembly passed legislation Tuesday that would require faith-motivated crisis pregnancy centers to provide comprehensive information ab...

Friday Talking Points -- Chasing The Scooby Van

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.17.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Strange but true, the "Scooby van" is now part of our political lexicon. Hillary Clinton herself is apparently to blame for this one, as this was the playful name she came up with for the van she used to get from New York to Iowa this week.

6 Disturbing Facts About Crisis Pregnancy Centers

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 03.19.2015 | Women

Crisis pregnancy centers claim to offer advice and support to women conflicted about their pregnancies. But a new report sheds lights on just how misl...

States Facilitate Abortion Disinformation

David A. Grimes | Posted 02.08.2015 | Women
David A. Grimes

States should perform due diligence and delete from "Resource Directories" those agencies that mislead the public. The public deserves better.

Shadee Ashtari

Anti-Abortion Group Sets Up Headquarters In Shuttered Planned Parenthood Clinic

HuffingtonPost.com | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 11.07.2014 | Politics

The anti-abortion group 40 Days for Life, a Christian nonprofit that works to end abortions worldwide through 40-day prayer campaigns and protests out...

About Honesty in Women's Health...

Fran Moreland Johns | Posted 07.13.2014 | Women
Fran Moreland Johns

A small victory for reproductive justice: Google recently removed deceptive "crisis pregnancy centers" ads that come up when users look for abortion services.

Laura Bassett

State-Funded Pregnancy Centers Talk Women Out Of Using Birth Control, Condoms

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 08.08.2013 | Politics

When a woman walked into a state-funded "crisis pregnancy center" in Manassas, Va., this summer and told the counselor she might be pregnant, she was ...

San Francisco Makes History In The Fight For Women's Rights

Robin Wilkey | Posted 10.09.2012 | San Francisco

A San Francisco ordinance banning "misleading" advertising at pro-life pregnancy centers held up under a lawsuit challenging its constitutionality on ...

Laura Bassett

Mandatory Ultrasound Bill Goes Down

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.25.2012 | Politics

An influential anti-abortion group and GOP lawmakers decided to pull a controversial mandatory ultrasound bill from the Idaho House of Representatives...

Will Tom Daschle Be What The Reproductive Rights Community Wants?

Amie Newman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Amie Newman

The former S. Dakota senator may please some inside-the-Beltway Democrats, but the reaction of reproductive and sexual health advocates working on the ground will be interesting to gauge.