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New Law increases abortion access

Irin Carmon talks about California’s new abortion law, which permits certain medical personnel, who aren’t doctors, to perform the procedure.

Abused teen denied abortion rights by court

Rachel Maddow reports on the abominable story of a 16-year-old girl who is barred from exercising her right to a legal abortion and is being forced by the Nebraska Supreme Court to give birth against her will.

How A Michigan Anti-Abortion Group Is Working The System To Pass A Restrictive Law

Late last year, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder (R) signed restrictive abortion legislation that imposes new regulations on clinics and doctors; it was condemned at the time by the Planned Parenthood Action Fund as a law really "meant to ban abortion in Michigan."<p>At the same time, Snyder vetoed another …

Planned Parenthood sues over TX abortion law

Planned Parenthood sues to prevent Texas from implementing its restrictive new abortion law, a law that would shut down most of the abortion clinics across the state. President of Planned Parenthood Cecile Richards joins MSNBC’s Chris Matthews to discuss.

The Supreme Court . Expanding Civil Rights . Landmark Cases . Roe v. Wade (1973)

In 1972, Norma McCorvey ("Jane Roe") filed a lawsuit claiming that a Texas law criminalizing most abortions violated her constitutional rights.<p>Photo …

Bringing Down the Flowers: The Controversial History of Abortion

Was abortion a crime in previous centuries? The answer has shaped recent Supreme Court rulings—and might do so again.<p>The Supreme Court will weigh just how easy it should be to obtain an abortion on Wednesday when they hear <i>Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt</i>, the most significant abortion case since …

Roe v. Wade