Abortion is the termination of a pregnancy. It was made legal in the U.S. in 1973, following the Supreme Court case Roe v. Wade. However, it remains a highly debated political issue, both online and in real life, with many states instituting their own laws restricting access to services and banning the procedure under certain circumstances.
The financial costs of an uninsured abortion
Federal assistance for abortions may soon be banned. So how much will women have to pay?
Arkansas law allows parents, spouses to veto abortions
They are blocking the most common method of second-trimester abortions.
EACH Woman Act would lift restrictive abortion coverage bans
The legislation targets the Hyde Amendment.
NY governor moves to make abortion rights part of state constitution
'We will not allow the progress of the women's movement to be stopped.'