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OKG Newsletter


Topic: reproductive rights

Showing women ‘who’s boss’


Letters to the Editor


The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (men!) and Republican presidential candidates Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum and Newt Gingrich (more men!) strongly oppose President Obama’s requirement that women have free health insurance coverage for contraceptives.
 
Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Fetuses, then and now


CFN

Gazette staff
While dustups at the state Capitol over the so-called Personhood bill have been grabbing headlines as of late, another pro-life measure passed in recent years is heading to a date in court.
 
Wednesday, March 28, 2012

War of the womb

A legal tug-of-war proceeds as the legislative and judicial branches consider abortion rights.


News

Clifton Adcock
The battle over abortion rights has hit a fever pitch in Oklahoma.
 
Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Ill-conceived


CFN

Gazette staff
Not wanting to come away with fertilized egg on its face, the state House of Representatives will not be hearing the so-called personhood bill.
 
Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Politics of satire


Commentary

Kurt Hochenauer
Although they’ve been maligned by at least one corporate media outlet for doing so, three state lawmakers are standing up for Oklahoma women’s rights by fighting absurdity with absurdity.
 
Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Putting the ‘eff’ in ‘friendly skies’


CFN

Gazette staff
One Tulsa woman found getting home a lot more trouble than intended.
 
Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Fetus fetish


CFN

Gazette staff
When it comes to receptiveness to reproductive rights, Oklahoma might be somewhere between the Vatican and the Satan who rapes and impregnates Mia Farrow in Rosemary’s Baby. A report issued last week by the Center for Reproductive Rights, or CRR, gives the Sooner State low marks for abortion rights, noting a handful of pro-life bills passed by legislators in recent years.
 
Wednesday, July 25, 2012

The next move

Both sides in the abortion debate consider their options after recent rulings by the Oklahoma Supreme Court.


News

Jerry Bohnen
Commemorate, observe or celebrate the 40th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme court decision, Roe v. Wade: It’s what millions of Americans have done over the past several weeks.
 
Wednesday, February 6, 2013

How appealing


CFN

Gazette staff
State Attorney General Scott Pruitt doesn’t like taking “no” for an answer, at least not when it’s coming from the state Supreme Court striking down abortion restrictions. He filed an appeal with the U.S. Supreme Court last week after the state court struck down a 2010 law requiring women seeking an abortion to first undergo an ultrasound and hear a detailed explanation of the procedure.
 
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
 
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