D.C. 20-Week Abortion Ban Falls Short In HouseA bill that would ban abortions in the District of Columbia after 20 weeks of pregnancy has failed to pass the House.
Court Strikes Down Maryland Pregnancy Center OrdinancesA federal appeals court has invalidated two ordinances requiring Maryland anti-abortion pregnancy counseling centers to post certain disclaimers.
Fetal Pain Bill Makes D.C. Abortion BattlegroundThe nation's capital once again served as a battleground in the national debate over abortion Thursday as a Congressional subcommittee aired a bill that would ban abortions in the District of Columbia after 20 weeks of pregnancy.
Anti-Abortion Grandpa Facing D.C. Clinic LawsuitDick Retta stands outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in downtown Washington three days a week, trying to persuade pregnant women not to get abortions. The 80-year-old grandfather has been coming to the clinic for eight years and said he's personally persuaded over 400 women to leave this clinic and others.
Protests Planned At Germantown Abortion ClinicAnti-abortion activists say they plan to protest at a Germantown clinic being opened by a Nebraska late-term abortion doctor.