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Jennie Linn Mccormack

Judge Strikes Down Idaho Abortion Restrictions

AP | TODD DVORAK and REBECCA BOONE | Posted 05.06.2013 | Politics

BOISE, Idaho — A federal judge has struck down Idaho's law banning abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy based on beliefs held by physicians and...

Do the Candidates Really Care About Abortion and a Woman's Undue Burden?

Anu Kumar | Posted 12.22.2012 | Politics
Anu Kumar

I keep waiting for a candidate to actually talk about the lifesaving significance of safe, legal, accessible abortion. But what I hear instead are scripted responses that completely and carefully ignore the messy reality of women's lives.

Laura Bassett

Court Rules Women Can't Be Prosecuted For Having Abortions

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 09.11.2012 | Politics

An Idaho law that bans the use of medication to induce abortion cannot be used to prosecute a woman who took the pills to abort her pregnancy, a U.S. ...

Our Daughters, Moms, and Sisters: Republican Attacks on Women's Choice Should Also Mobilize Men

Hans Johnson | Posted 09.04.2012 | Politics
Hans Johnson

Men should join in rejecting the attack on reproductive health and insisting on candidates who know the issues around access to contraceptives and abortion and promise to advocate and advance coverage, affordable care, and fairness.

Woman Files Nation's First Lawsuit Against Fetal Pain Abortion Ban

AP | By REBECCA BOONE | Posted 10.31.2011 | Politics

BOISE, Idaho -- An eastern Idaho woman has filed what is believed to be the first lawsuit in the nation to directly challenge the constitutionality of...