Women’s Rights


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Poll Shows Majority of Floridians Support Abortion Rights and Gun Safety Bill

Despite Gov. Ron DeSantis’ promise to expand abortion restrictions, most Floridians oppose banning abortion.

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Biden Signs Executive Order to Defend Abortion Rights

“Extreme Republican governors, extreme Republican state legislatures, and Republican extremists in the Congress overall — all of them have not only fought to take away the right — our rights — but they’re now determined to go as far as they can,” Biden said.

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Florida’s 15-Week Abortion Ban Reinstated After Appeal 

A Florida judge ordered temporarily halting the law after reproductive health providers argued that the state constitution guarantees the right to the procedure.

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Judge to Temporarily Block Florida’s 15-Week Abortion Ban

The decision followed a court challenge by reproductive health providers. It is expected that the state will fight the ruling.

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Abortion Is Still Legal in Florida, but Access Is Limited

The new 15-week ban, a limited number of provider clinics, and the high cost of the procedure limit access to abortions in post-Roe Florida, especially for low-income women.

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DeSantis Will Expand Florida’s Restrictions on Abortion Access

Last April, the governor took the first step to restrict abortion in the state by signing a 15-week abortion ban.

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Florida Judge to Hear Arguments on State’s New Abortion Law That Could Start on Friday

The measure prohibits abortions beyond 15 weeks and has been challenged by two lawsuits.