Abortion

The informal networks resisting Honduras's abortion ban

Through hotlines and clinics, activists and health experts are trying to change the stigma associated with abortion.

The informal networks resisting Honduras's abortion ban

US & Canada

Charges dropped against pregnant US woman shot in stomach

Marshae Jones was arrested for manslaughter after her foetus died when she was shot during a fight with another woman.

Charges dropped against pregnant US woman shot in stomach

Abortion

US judge blocks Ohio abortion law, clinics to remain open

Judge temporarily blocks state's 'heartbeat law', which opponents argue would effectively ban abortions.

US judge blocks Ohio abortion law, clinics to remain open

Abortion

Missouri's lone abortion clinic can stay open until Friday: judge

Missouri judge gives Planned Parenthood time to take a licensing fight before an administrative panel.

Missouri's lone abortion clinic can stay open until Friday: judge

Abortion

Planned Parenthood slams US court decision on Trump abortion rule

Appeals court allows rules imposing additional hurdles for women seeking abortion to take effect during gov't appeals.

Planned Parenthood slams US court decision on Trump abortion rule

Abortion

Are anti-abortion laws harming women?

The Stream takes a look at pro-abortion rights campaigns in different countries.

Are anti-abortion laws harming women?

Abortion

In the face of new abortion bans, some US states expand access

As more states pass abortion bans, Illinois, New York and others seek to protect a woman's right to have the procedure.

In the face of new abortion bans, some US states expand access

Abortion

US: Judge says Missouri's only abortion clinic can remain open

Judge tells state's health department to decide on Planned Parenthood's application to renew its licence by June 21.

US: Judge says Missouri's only abortion clinic can remain open

Women's Rights

US global gag rule abortion policy 'killing women': IWHC

Report highlights 'devastating impact' of Trump's reinstatement of ban on foreign aid to groups that discuss abortion.

US global gag rule abortion policy 'killing women': IWHC

US & Canada

Trump ends fetal tissue research by federal scientists

The move was slammed by some researchers and reproductive rights groups who said it puts millions of lives at risk.

Trump ends fetal tissue research by federal scientists

AJ IMPACT

Argentina's Ni Una Menos turns focus to economic crisis, abortion

Thousands of women and their supporters march in Buenos Aires, calling for economic security and access to abortion.

Argentina's Ni Una Menos turns focus to economic crisis, abortion

Abortion

Which US states have recently passed abortion bans?

Where do the measures they stand? And what are the chances that the issue will make its way to the Supreme Court?

Which US states have recently passed abortion bans?

Abortion

US: Missouri's only abortion clinic can stay open - for now

Judge issues temporary order ensuring the facility can stay open until another hearing is held next week.

US: Missouri's only abortion clinic can stay open - for now

Abortion

US: Missouri's only abortion clinic may have to close at midnight

Judge to decide whether to grant order allowing the clinic to stay open after officials refused to renew its licence.

US: Missouri's only abortion clinic may have to close at midnight

Abortion

Denied abortions, Latin American child rape survivors petition UN

Groups on behalf of young rape survivors from Ecuador, Guatemala, Nicaragua call on region to provide abortion access.

Denied abortions, Latin American child rape survivors petition UN