Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh Joins Coalition Fighting To Protect Women's Access To Abortion ServicesMaryland Attorney General Brian Frosh announced that he joined a coalition of 21 attorneys general in filing "amicus brief in Planned Parenthood South Atlantic v. Wilson, arguing that South Carolina’s “fetal heartbeat” abortion regulations harm women’s healthcare and a lower court’s ruling blocking the law should be upheld."
Maryland Among States Suing Federal Government Over Rule Allowing Clinicians To Refuse AbortionsNearly two dozen states and municipalities are suing the federal government to stop a new rule letting health care clinicians object to providing abortions and other services that conflict with their moral or religious beliefs.
Baltimore City Sues Trump Administration To Block Abortion Referral Rules That Could Cost City $1.4MThe City filed a motion Monday for a preliminary injunction to prevent a federal regulation from taking effect in May that would "severely restrict access to reproductive health care for low-income people,"
Pope Makes It Easier For Married Couples To Get AnnulmentAnother big change for the Catholic Church. Weeks before Pope Francis embarks on his historic American tour, he's addressing the way annulments are handled by the church.
Indictment Unsealed For Doctor Charged With MurderA Maryland judge has unsealed an indictment charging a doctor with murder in connection with five abortions.
Medicaid Family Panning Benefits To Expand In Md.More low-income women will be eligible for Medicaid family planning services in Maryland when a new law takes effect in the state next week.