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  1. The biggest fight for abortion in Canada isn't in New Brunswick. It's over a tiny pillRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Vancouver Sun

    Lawyer Mark Hicken of Vintage Law Group and John Clerides, owner of Vancouver's independent Marquis Wine Cellars, talk about the effect new provincial legislation will have on wine prices. Scuba Santa arrived for the season at the newly renovated Vancouver Aquarium.

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  2. The biggest fight for abortion in Canada isn't in New Brunswick. It's over a tiny pillRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Regina Leader Post

    These women protested the New Brunswick law requiring two doctors to sign off on any abortion. That fight's over, but an even bigger one in the shape of a tiny pill is brewing.

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  3. Abortion access varies widely across CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2014 | GlobalNews

    New Brunswick's premier, Brian Gallant, has announced plans to improve access to abortions in the province. This move is being hailed by pro-choice groups as a significant step, however women in different provinces still have very different levels of access to abortions.

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  4. P.E.I. not worst abortion access in countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBC News

    Prince Edward Island does not have the worst access to abortion services in the country, despite being the only province not to provide the service, according to a new study. The P.E.I. government pays for abortion services, as required by the Canada Health Act, but abortions are not performed on the Island.

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  5. Quebec home to 46 of Canada's 94 abortion facilities, while P.E.I....Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | National Post

    A landmark new study finds access to abortion varies widely in Canada, and suggests women have very little choice when it comes to method. "This has been a very informative survey," Dr. Wendy Norman, who holds the chair in applied public health research at the Canadian Institutes of Health Research/Public Health Agency of Canada, said of the first comprehensive look at the issue.

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  6. Appeals court hears emergency contraceptives caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Lawyers presented arguments Thursday in a case involving a decision by the state of Washington to force a pharmacy to provide the Plan B emergency contraceptive even if they have moral or religious objections. The arguments before a 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel in Portland came more than seven years after the state Pharmacy Board ruled that pharmacies could not refuse to sell a lawful product such as Plan B because of those beliefs.

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  7. Pro-choice groups merge amid abortion access concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | CBC News

    Three pro-choice organizations are merging to increase their effectiveness. They say the lack of abortion access in Canada remains a concern, something raised by protesters in Fredericton during the New Brunswick election.

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  8. ND clinic wants rehearing on medication abortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Feb. 20, 2013 file photo, an abortion protester stands outside the Red River Valley Women's Clinic in downtown Fargo, N.D. On Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014, lawyers for North Dakota's lone abortion clinic in Fargo filed a petition for a rehearing with the state Supreme Court to clarify a portion of a recent ruling that limits the use of pregnancy-terminating drugs. Photo: Dave Kolpack, AP BISMARCK, N.D. - Lawyers for North Dakota's lone abortion clinic in Fargo are asking the state Supreme Court to clarify a portion of a recent ruling that limits the use of pregnancy-terminating drugs.

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  9. Paradoxical Benefits of Psychological Stress in Inflammatory...Read the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | The Journal of Investigative Dermatology

    Correspondence: Peter M. Elias, Dermatology Service , Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco, 4150 Clement Street, San Francisco, California 94121, USA. E-mail: eliasp@derm.ucsf.edu Received 8 July 2013; Revised 20 March 2014; Accepted 28 April 2014 Accepted article preview online 3 July 2014; Advance online publication 7 August 2014 This article is dedicated in memory of Ray H. Rosenman, MD , an eminent cardiologist and expert on psychological stress.

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  10. Oklahoma pro-life laws on hold pending court challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | World Magazine

    Oklahoma's Supreme Court blocked two pro-life laws Tuesday while lawsuits challenging their constitutionality make their way through lower courts. Both laws took effect Nov. 1. One required adherence to Food and Drug Administration guidelines when administering the abortifacient RU-486.

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  11. Voters approve one of three pro-life amendmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | World Magazine

    Pro-life amendments in three states received mixed results Tuesday, with one win in Tennessee and losses in North Dakota and Colorado. Tennessee voters approved an amendment that modifies the state constitution to allow more abortion regulation.

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  12. Okla. court puts hold on abortion restrictionRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Columbia Daily Herald

    The Oklahoma Supreme Court on Tuesday temporarily put on hold a state law restricting abortions while the issue is argued in a lower court. The unanimous action by the high court means that women in Oklahoma can continue to use the prescription drugs mifepristone and misoprostol, which induce abortion in the early weeks of pregnancy.

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  13. Corcept Therapeutics' (CORT) CEO Joseph Belanoff on Q3 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Seeking Alpha

    Welcome to the Corcept Therapeutics Conference Call. My name is Ginette and I will be your operator for today's call.

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  14. Oklahoma blocks abortion restrictions pending Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | SFGate

    The Oklahoma Supreme Court on Tuesday temporarily put on hold a state law restricting abortions while the issue is argued in a lower court. The unanimous action by the high court means that women in Oklahoma can continue to use the prescription drugs mifepristone and misoprostol, which induce abortion in the early weeks of pregnancy.

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  15. Okla. Supreme Court temporarily blocks abortion restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | UPI

    Oklahoma cannot enforce two new restrictions on abortion until courts have ruled on their constitutionality, the state Supreme Court said Tuesday. The ruling means the state cannot require doctors who perform abortions to have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital.

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  16. Oklahoma Supreme Court puts abortion law on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | New York Daily News

    Pro-choice groups argued against the law, which uses medications to induce abortions, calling it unconstitutional. But the attorney general still supports it.

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  17. Oklahoma Supreme Court puts abortion restriction on holdRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Los Angeles Times

    The Oklahoma Supreme Court on Tuesday temporarily put on hold a state law restricting abortions while the issue is argued in a lower court. The unanimous action by the high court means that women in Oklahoma can continue to use the prescription drugs mifepristone and misoprostol, which induce abortion in the early weeks of pregnancy.

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  18. Ariz. schools ordered to remove page in biology book with a morning aftera pill sectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | The Washington Post

    A school board in Arizona has voted to remove a section in a high school biology book because it includes a factual discussion about varying methods of birth control, including the "morning after" pill that can end a pregnancy. What does "remove" mean? The Gilbert Public Schools Governing Board left it to the district's high schools to decide how to do it, but the acting board president said that ripping out the page was the "cheapest, least disruptive" method.

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  19. Arizona School Board Votes to Remove Abortion from Biology CurriculumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Breitbart.com

    The school board of Gilbert Public Schools in Arizona has voted to remove two pages of a biology textbook that focus on abortion, after members agreed the section does not meet state law that gives preference to childbirth and adoption over abortion. According to The Arizona Republic , the Gilbert Public Schools governing board voted , 3-2, Tuesday to remove the pages from an honors biology textbook titled Campbell Biology: Concepts and Connections , which contains a chapter on contraception that includes a discussion about drugs that can induce abortion.

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  20. Arizona School Board Votes To Get Rid Of Textbook Pages That Discuss AbortionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Switched

    This week, Gilbert Public Schools' governing board voted to remove pages from an honors biology textbook because the pages talk about mifepristone , a pill that can induce an abortion, reports local outlet 12 News. Members of the board contended that the pages violate a state statute, which prevents school districts from providing instruction that "that does not give preference, encouragement and support to childbirth and adoption as preferred options to elective abortion," says the outlet.

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