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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.”

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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.
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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

Legal fight will be difficult for new abortion limits

March 29, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO North Dakota will be in for what’s widely regarded as an uphill fight in its three-pronged legal challenge to the landmark 1973 abortion rights decision, Roe v. Wade. Continue Reading

Amending abortion in North Dakota: Girl born through in vitro fertilization testifies on Senate resolution

January 29, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK When Alexis Grabinger was in the womb, that womb belonged to her aunt. Continue Reading

40 years after Roe v. Wade, abortion foes keep fighting

January 23, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Many in the anti-abortion movement looked to Kansas, where Republican Gov. Sam Brownback signed a series of tough anti-abortion measures during his first two years in office.
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Protesting Roe v. Wade

January 22, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

David Sheppard of Dickinson holds up a sign just east of the T-Rex Mall in opposition to abortion during a candlelight vigil Tuesday night in Dickinson. Continue Reading

GF doctor who pioneered abortion services dies

August 5, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Dr. Richard Leigh was focal point for protests following Roe v. WadeDr. Richard Leigh, the longtime Grand Forks physician who was both praised and vilified as one of North Dakota’s only doctors performing abortions through the 1970s and 1980s, died Thursday at a hospice near his home in the Phoenix, Ariz., area. Continue Reading