PLANNED PARENTHOOD HARDEST HIT: States Lead Effort to Let Pharmacists Prescribe Birth Control.
CHANGE: Use of Long-Acting Birth Control Methods Surges Among U.S. Women.
Long-term contraception use quadrupled between 2002 and 2013. The post IUDs And Implants Are The Fastest Growing Birth Control Method. And They’ve Never Been Cheaper. appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The issue of religious liberty and contraception is back at the Supreme Court, and the underlying legal question is amazing.
The government, and women who need birth control, have a very real chance of picking up Kennedy's vote -- and that would be enough for them to prevail. The post Birth Control Is Back Before The Supreme Court. Here’s Why Liberals Could Win This Time appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Once again, the Affordable Care Act is headed back to the Supreme Court. Because Jesus. Apparently it is just too difficult for these religious organizations to actually sign an exemption waiver for birth control coverage, so back to...Show More Summary
The Supreme Court will decide whether employers can decide whether their employees receive birth control coverage they are entitled to receive under the law. The post BREAKING: The Birth Control Wars Return To The Supreme Court appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Another great argument against birth control in the Washington Post. https://t.co/kBlOS8HB4D — Timothy P Carney (@TPCarney) October 27, 2015 The Awl talks about “The Fragile Ears of Men,” i.e. condescending reviews of Joanna Newsom’s work. Gamergate hasn’t gone anywhere, I just had to stop writing about it because it was destroying my mental health. Timothy […]
Mock Paper Scissors: Nobody out-wingnuts Ben Carson, but there are signs that his campaign is less than serious. Murrmurrs: The debate about birth control and abortion is one of reality vs. delusion. Jason Easley: To evaluate the new...Show More Summary
More than a year of drama and uncertainty over whether the Supreme Court will erect new limits to women's access to birth control is about to enter its final chapter. The post The Supreme Court’s About To Send A Big Signal On How It Will Deal With Birth Control appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Entrapment, then jail for birth control? Not for abortion -- for birth control? The idea would be ludicrous if not for the recent use of entrapment and edited videos trying to establish the "guilt" of family planning providers allegedly selling fetal remains after legal abortions. Show More Summary
Women reassured over safety of Essure birth control implant By Michelle Roberts Health editor, BBC News online 4 October 2015 From the section Health Image copyright AP UK regulators are reassuring women the permanent birth control implant Essure is safe despite concerns in the US. The MHRA says it will continue to monitor all side-effects […]
Almost 100 years after the founder of Planned Parenthood was arrested for distributing birth control information, Republicans are attacking the group in an unprecedented fashion. This week, the GOP members of a congressional committee...Show More Summary
IOWA CITY, Iowa — Carly Fiorina was shaking hands and snapping photos with people tailgating outside the University of Iowa football stadium when a woman dressed as a pack of birth control pills approached her. The woman was part of a group of about 15 protesters from Planned Parenthood who came to voice their objections […]
The Republicans captured control of the House in the 2010 midterm elections, propelled by the birth of the tea party and anger at President Barack Obama. In 2011, Boehner and Obama met secretly in hopes of negotiating a "grand bargain"...Show More Summary
The pope still takes pretty much the same stance on reproductive rights as you'd expect. The post Pope Extends His Support To Nuns Fighting Against Obamacare’s Birth Control Coverage appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Less than a year from now, Roe v. Wade could be all-but-dead and employers, health providers and pharmacists could gain sweeping new power to impose their religious views on women who use birth control. The post This Will Probably Be The Biggest Supreme Court Term For Reproductive Rights Since Roe v. Wade appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Hobby Lobby Part II just got a first class ticket to the Supreme Court. The post Your Boss’s Ability To Take Away Your Birth Control Coverage Is Headed To The Supreme Court Again appeared first on ThinkProgress.
If the Supreme Court wants to expand its Hobby Lobby decision to charities and non-profit operators of businesses, colleges, and schools it now has what it needs—a split among Appeals courts. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the EighthShow More Summary
Now more than ever it looks likely that the Supreme Court will take up Obamacare’s birth control mandate after a federal appeals court on Thursday...