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Florida Abortion Bill

Judge Blocks Florida Law Requiring 24-Hour Waiting Period For Abortions

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 06.30.2015 | Politics

A Florida judge on Tuesday blocked a new state law that requires Floridians seeking abortions to wait 24 hours before being able to undergo the proced...

Florida Senate Passes Bill Requiring 24-Hour Wait For Abortions

Reuters | Posted 06.24.2015 | Politics

By Bill Cotterell TALLAHASSEE, Fla., April 24 (Reuters) - The Florida Senate approved a bill on Friday mandating a 24-hour waiting per...

Laura Bassett

Black Women Lawmakers Walk Out On Race-Selective Abortion Debate | Laura Bassett | Posted 04.19.2013 | Politics

A debate in Florida's House of Representatives over a Republican-sponsored ban on race- and sex-selective abortions became extremely heated Thursday, ...

Sneak Attack' Abortion Ban Moves Through House Committee

Posted 04.04.2013 | Miami

Florida lawmakers are one step closer to banning sex- and race-selective abortions, a measure some considered a "sneak attack on a woman's right to ch...

Controversial Abortion Measures Advance In Two States

Reuters | Michael Peltier and Susan Guyett | Posted 06.28.2011 | Politics

Legislators in both Indiana and Florida passed sweeping abortion restrictions on Wednesday....