Where Abortion 'Trigger Laws' & Other Restrictions Stand After Roe v. Wade OverturnedSo-called trigger laws -- bans designed to take effect with the overturning of Roe v. Wade -- are enforceable in some states following the US Supreme Court's ruling, while in others, the bans await official action. Here's where they stand.
Maryland Law Expanding Who Can Perform Abortion Takes EffectA Maryland law taking effect Friday will enable nurse practitioners, nurse midwives and physician assistants who receive special training to perform abortions, as some states seek to expand access to the procedure after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade.
Amazon, Rite Aid Cap Purchase Of Emergency ContraceptivesAmazon is limiting how many emergency contraceptives consumers can buy, joining other retailers who put in place similar caps following the Supreme Court decision overruling Roe v. Wade.
How The Supreme Court's Roe v. Wade Ruling Could Affect The Fertility IndustryThe Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade has raised fears that it could have "far-reaching ramifications" on people looking to get pregnant and the clinics providing services to help them.
Clinics Scramble To Divert Patients As States Ban AbortionClinics operators are moving, doctors are counseling crying patients, donations are pouring into nonprofits and one group is dispatching vans to administer abortion pills.
Baltimore City Councilmembers Pledge To Protect Women's Rights Following Supreme Court RulingThe Baltimore City Council pledged on Tuesday to protect the women residing in the city and across the country.
Goucher Poll Finds Franchot, Moore & Perez Tied In Maryland's Democratic Gubernatorial PrimaryWith Maryland's July primary election just a few weeks out, three Democratic candidates for the state's highest elected office are running neck and neck, according to the results of a new poll.
Following Dobbs Decision, Frosh Joins Group Of Prosecutors Reaffirming Support For Abortion RightsFrosh and 21 other attorneys general -- almost all Democrats in jurisdictions with a Democrat executive -- declared: "Abortion care is healthcare. Period."
Maryland May Experience The Domino Effect Of A Controversial Supreme Court Ruling On AbortionHundreds of protesters gathered at Baltimore's Federal Courthouse Friday afternoon in support of abortion rights, knowing that people living in nearby states that could see abortion restricted or banned in the days to come.
After Roe V. Wade Is Overturned, Archbishop Lori Says It's A 'Historic Day'In Maryland, Catholics will have to work harder to "convince everyone about the sanctity of life, and to love both the mother and the child," Archbishop William Lori said.
Supreme Court Overturns Roe V. Wade, Allowing States To Ban AbortionsSupreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, allowing states to ban abortions.
City Council Adopts Resolution Calling For Public Fund Supporting Local Reproductive Health OrganizationsTwo council members will introduce a resolution calling on Mayor Brandon Scott and the council to create a public fund supporting local reproductive health organizations.
Leaked Supreme Court Draft Opinion Stokes Fears Among Some MarylandersThe shockwave of a leaked Supreme Court draft opinion about the possibility of overturning Roe v. Wade is still being felt across the country.
Maryland Soon Expanding Abortion Access, Could See Influx Of Patients If Supreme Court Overturns Roe V. WadeMaryland already has strong protections in place for abortion access and the General Assembly recently voted to expand that access. But analysts say the court’s decision could have an impact far beyond abortion rights.
Pro-Choice Activists In Baltimore Protest Against The Potential Overturn Of Roe V. WadePro-choice activists came together to make their anger known outside of the federal courthouse in Baltimore Tuesday.