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Personhood measure backers respond to end-of-life claims

August 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Supporters of a North Dakota ballot measure aimed at banning abortion are preparing to distribute a “white paper” to counter what they claim are misleading statements by opponents about the measure’s potential impact on end-of-life…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Louisiana governor to sign abortion restrictions law

June 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

NEW ORLEANS — Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal will sign new restrictions on abortion clinics into law on Thursday, his office said, a measure critics have said will force three of the state’s five clinics to close.
The measure requires physicians wh…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Judge strikes down ND fetal heartbeat abortion law

April 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — A federal judge on Wednesday struck down a North Dakota law that would have created the strictest abortion ban in the nation, calling the prohibition on fetal-heartbeat abortions “an invalid and unconstitutional law.”

“The North…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Sanford to give abortion doctors admitting rights: Contested North Dakota law requires credentials at area hospital

February 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Sanford Health has granted hospital admitting privileges to licensed physicians who perform abortions at a Fargo women’s clinic, the first area hospital to allow abortion doctors to satisfy a new state requirement.
The law that establish…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Clinic lawyers, ND in talks to settle challenge to abortion law

February 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Emily Welker
Forum News Service
FARGO — The legal challenge to a North Dakota law passed last year requiring abortion doctors to have admitting privileges at an area hospital is heading toward a settlement.
What that settlement may entail is …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Clinic lawyers, ND in talks to settle challenge to abortion law

February 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Emily Welker
Forum News Service
FARGO — The legal challenge to a North Dakota law passed last year requiring abortion doctors to have admitting privileges at an area hospital is heading toward a settlement.
What that settlement may entail is …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

State victories create dilemma for abortion foes

January 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

By David Crary and John Hanna

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Opponents who have chipped away at abortion with state-level restrictions are facing a dilemma in some of the places where they have been most successful: Do they continue with that approach or s…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Trinity students attend March for Life in DC

January 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

A little cold weather wasn’t enough to keep a group of North Dakotans from attending Wednesday’s March for Life in the nation’s capital.
After all, North Dakotans are used to cold weather.
Joining a group of close to 100 teenagers that took t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Trinity students attend March for Life in DC

January 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

A little cold weather wasn’t enough to keep a group of North Dakotans from attending Wednesday’s March for Life in the nation’s capital.
After all, North Dakotans are used to cold weather.
Joining a group of close to 100 teenagers that took t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Study: Highway 281 isanti-abortion heartland

January 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Northern Plains News

Both sides of U.S. Highway 281 are anti-abortion territory, according to a recent study by NARAL Pro-Choice America.

In fact, the Dakotas sit atop the six-state stack in the middle of the country stretching from North Da…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com