Tag: federal abortion ban

Washington Post Op-ed Counters Claims that U.S. Abortion Restrictions Are Aligned with European Laws

In an op-ed published in The Washington Post, Leah Hoctor, senior regional director for Europe at the Center for Reproductive Rights, counters claims made by U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham and others that Graham’s proposed federal law banning abortion at 15 weeks of pregnancy would align the U.S. with abortion laws in European countries. Such a […]

While Anti-Abortion Lawmakers Rush to Enforce State Bans, U.S. Senator Proposes Nationwide Abortion Ban

The ban “exposes the pretext that reversing Roe v. Wade was about letting each state decide its own laws.” --Nancy Northup