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Mandatory Ultrasound Bill

GOP-Backed Anti-Abortion Measure Heads To Walker's Desk

Reuters | Posted 08.13.2013 | Politics

By Brendan O'Brien MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin June 13 (Reuters) - Wisconsin's Republican-led state Assembly passed a measure on Thursday to ...

Laura Bassett

Bob McDonnell, Virginia Governor, Signs Mandatory Ultrasound Bill Into Law

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell signed a controversial mandatory ultrasound bill into law Wednesday afternoon, making Virginia the seventh state ...

Laura Bassett

Virginia Mandatory Ultrasound Bill Passes In State Senate

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 02.28.2012 | Politics

The Virginia Senate narrowly passed a bill on Tuesday by a vote of 21-19 that would require women to have an ultrasound procedure 24 hours prior to ha...

Laura Bassett

Virginia Lawmakers Debate Interfering In Women's Health

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 03.14.2012 | Politics

The Virginia Senate, following in the lower house's footsteps, considered two bills this week that expose a major philosophical difference dividing Re...

Laura Bassett

State Lawmaker Attaches Rectal Exam Amendment To Anti-Abortion Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

To protest a bill that would require women to undergo an ultrasound before having an abortion, Virginia State Sen. Janet Howell (D-Fairfax) on Monday ...