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The Supreme Court Taking Up Louisiana’s Abortion Case ‘Flies in the Face of Precedent’

by | Mon, Oct 7, 2019 at 16:21 CST
Amy Hagstrom Miller, CEO of Whole Woman’s Health, won a major victory against a Texas anti-abortion law at the U.S. Supreme Court three years ago. In an interview, she talks about the recent case coming out of Louisiana and what it means for abortion rights in the U.S.
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Life and Limb

Each diabetic amputation represents not just a personal tragedy, but a failure of the U.S. health-care system.

Inside the Rio Grande Valley’s amputation crisis. by Sophie Novack March 1, 2019  Daniel Zamora still remembers the smell. At first he didn’t realize any...Read More

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Faith Groups: Texas ‘Ignored and Disrespected’ Religious Freedom in Passing Fetal Burial Law

The requirements “purportedly honor dignity of the unborn at the expense of the dignity of the women whose religious and personal freedom they curtail,” a collection of religious organizations wrote in a recent court filing.

It’s been years since Dr. Karen Swenson stopped doing miscarriage management at Seton, a Catholic hospital in Austin. That’s because of Seton’s longtime b...Read More

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Expecting Care

How Texas is failing foster care kids and contributing to an alarming teen pregnancy rate.

by Rebecca Grant January 22, 2019  When Arianna walked into a church basement in Austin to take a free pregnancy test, she thought of it as a lark, a way to ...Read More

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