Abortion in the United States
Abortion and abortion-related issues are the subject of intense public and political debate in the United States. Various anti-abortion laws have been on every state statute book since at least 1900. ...
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Roe v. Wade
Roe v. Wade, 410 U.S. 113 (1973), is a landmark decision by the United States Supreme Court on the issue of abortion. Decided simultaneously with a companion case, Doe v. Bolton, the Court ruled 7...
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Abortion in the United States by state
Abortion in the United States is legal, via the landmark case of Roe v. Wade. However, individual states can regulate/limit the use of abortion or create "trigger laws", which would make abortion ille...
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Abortion statistics in the United States
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention began abortion surveillance reports in 1969 to document the number and characteristics of women obtaining legal induced abortions. Many states conduct ab...
Abortion statistics in the United States - Wikipedia
Societal attitudes towards abortion
Societal attitudes towards abortion have varied throughout different historical periods and cultures. One manner of assessing such attitudes in the modern era has been to conduct opinion polls to meas...
Societal attitudes towards abortion - Wikipedia
Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act
The Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act of 2003 (Pub.L. 108–105, 117 Stat. 1201, enacted November 5, 2003, 18 U.S.C. § 1531, PBA Ban) is a United States law prohibiting a form of l...
Anti-abortion violence in the United States
Anti-abortion violence is violence committed against individuals and organizations that provide abortion. Incidents of violence have included destruction of property, in the form of vandalism; crimes ...
Henry Dyer Grindle
Henry Dyer Grindle (November 19, 1826 – September 14, 1902) was a Manhattan physician and abortion provider in the 1870s who worked under the name H.D. Grindle.
He was born on November 19, 1...
Walk for Life West Coast
The Walk for Life West Coast is an annual pro-life event protesting abortion, held in San Francisco, California. It is held on a Saturday on or near January 22, the anniversary date of the decision in...
Walk for Life West Coast - Wikipedia
Gerri Santoro
Geraldine "Gerri" Santoro (née Twerdy) (August 16, 1935 – June 8, 1964) was an American woman who died because of an illegal abortion in 1964. A photograph of her after death, published in 1973, becam...
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Kermit Gosnell
Kermit Barron Gosnell (born February 9, 1941) is a former American physician who was convicted of murdering three infants who were born alive during attempted abortion procedures.Gosnell ran the Women...
American Family Planning
American Family Planning, formerly known as the The Ladies Center and as Community Healthcare Center, is a clinic in Pensacola, Florida providing abortions and other women's healthcare services. It is...
March for Life (Washington, D.C.)
The March for Life is an annual pro-life rally protesting abortion, held in Washington, D.C., on or around the anniversary of the United States Supreme Court's decision legalizing abortion in the case...
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Planned Parenthood
Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA), commonly shortened to Planned Parenthood, is the U.S. affiliate of the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) and one of its larger members...
David Gunn (doctor)
David Gunn (1946 – March 10, 1993) was an American physician. He received his bachelor's degree from Vanderbilt University and earned his M.D. at the University of Kentucky. Gunn moved to Brewton, Ala...
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Types of abortion restrictions in the United States
Abortion restrictions in the United States are laws intended or having the effect of restricting the availability or practice of abortions in the United States in the context of the Supreme Court's de...
Types of abortion restrictions in the United States - Wikipedia
Fetus Farming Prohibition Act
The Fetus Farming Prohibition Act of 2006 (Pub.L. 109–242, 120 Stat. 570–571, enacted July 19, 2006) is an Act of the United States Congress that was sponsored by Republican Senat...