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Texas Sonogram Bill

Laura Bassett

Michele Bachmann Proposes Mandatory Ultrasounds For Women Seeking Abortions | Laura Bassett | Posted 12.07.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) proposed a bill on Thursday that would force women in the early stages of pregnancy ...

Laura Bassett

Abortion Rights Group Takes Texas Sonogram Law To Court | Laura Bassett | Posted 08.31.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Center for Reproductive Rights filed an injunction on Friday against a new Texas law that prevents a woman from getting an abortion ...

Laura Bassett

Texas Governor Signs Mandatory Sonogram Bill, Pro-Choice Group Retaliates | Laura Bassett | Posted 07.25.2011 | Politics

Republican Gov. Rick Perry signed a bill on Tuesday that would force Texas women to undergo an ultrasound, hear a detailed description of the fetus an...

Abortion Rights Group Prepares Legal Challenge To New Controversial Texas Law

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram | Anna M. Tinsley | Posted 07.25.2011 | Politics

As Gov. Rick Perry touted Texas' new law that requires women seeking abortions to have a sonogram, a national abortion-rights group worked to prepare ...

Texas Republicans Pass "Noodling" Bill

Rachel Farris | Posted 07.20.2011 | Politics
Rachel Farris

Perhaps, for voters, this will be a lesson learned. From fishing to the Texas legislature, it's not the size of your noodle but how you use it.

New Texas Law Mandates Sonograms Before Abortion

Posted 07.19.2011 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Texas Governor Rick Perry Thursday signed into law a measure requiring women seeking an abortion in the state to first get a...

Texas Lawmakers Pass Controversial Anti-Abortion Bill

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.06.2011 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas – Texas lawmakers have passed legislation requiring doctors to perform a sonogram before conducting an abortion. The legislation re...

Controversial Abortion Bill Poised To Become Law In Texas

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AUSTIN, Tex (Reuters) - Women seeking an abortion would have to first get an ultrasound under a measure approved on Thursday by the Texas House of Rep...

Texas Abortion Bill Sparking National Controversy

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram | Anna M. Tinsley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A Texas proposal sparking national controversy because it would require women to have a sonogram at least 24 hours before an abortion is expected to b...