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When Ideology Trumps Evidence: Abortion Access and Undue Burden

By Guest Contributor |

The current legal standard for evaluating the constitutionality of an abortion law is to examine whether the law in question places an “undue burden” on women. Public health researcher Emily Maistrellis discusses her research showing far too often, courts disregard scientific evidence when determining whether laws restricting abortion place an “undue burden” on women.

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My Late-term Abortion

By Gretchen Voss |
Way too excited to sleep on that frigid April morning, I snuggled my bloated belly up to my husband, Dave. Eighteen weeks pregnant, … More
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