Changes to the Title X family planning programs have brought onboard a new kind of reproductive health clinic. What does that mean for patients?
We've highlighted the five major conclusions of Pacific Standard's latest investigation.
Without the fanfare of a bill signing or a Supreme Court decision, the first state without an abortion clinic is in sight.
The update may make mifepristone and misoprostol more readily available worldwide. But in the U.S., not much is expected to change.
An analysis has found that states in the South disproportionately detain or require medical procedures on pregnant women, for the sake of their fetuses, especially women of color.
This spring's sweeping abortion bans represent the greatest assault on abortion rights since Roe v. Wade.
Abortion storytelling projects, aimed at reducing stigma, have proliferated in recent years, but what's their real effect on public opinion?
This research is particularly important at a time when states across the country are passing new laws concerning abortion.
Women who sought but did not receive an abortion were in worse health five years later than peers who did get one, a new study finds.
But it's far from the only state where a health department's efforts could effectively end abortion access.
A woman speaks during a protest against recently passed abortion ban bills at the Georgia State Capitol building, on May 21st, 2019, in Atlanta, Georgia.
Here's what will happen to abortion access in your state if the Supreme Court decision ensuring legal abortion throughout America is overturned.
The Alabama Senate on Tuesday voted in favor of a measure that would effectively ban abortion in the state. Here's a selection of Pacific Standard stories about recent challenges to abortion access.
Georgia's governor has also signed a six-week ban, giving the Supreme Court yet more opportunities to overturn Roe v. Wade.
The future of federal family planning programs will be decided by May 3rd, as four separate lawsuits seek to block the Trump administration's plans to target abortion access.
The bans mark an unprecedented year for abortion legislation—and a potential political turning point.
The amendment was originally defeated in the late 1970s, and today's reignited movement to ratify it has much in common with the earlier fight.
The headline-grabbing wrongful death case over an aborted embryo taps into the "fetal personhood" movement that's currently gaining momentum.
Despite signals that lawmakers wanted to focus on bipartisan issues after a contentious mid-term election, three divisive abortion bills have been proposed.
In banning federal funding from groups that refer women for abortion services, the president is presenting a golden opportunity for faith-based, anti-abortion clinics.
According to one study, 97 percent of women of reproductive age in Latin America live in countries with restrictive abortion laws.
Amnesty International protesters call for a change in Northern Irish abortion law as they walk past a counter demonstration at Parliament Square on February 26th, 2019, in London, England.
Studies show that, in most cases, laws requiring doctors to have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital are not necessary for the health and safety of women getting abortions.