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New Oklahoma Law Will Put Details Of All Abortions Online [Roe Vs. World]

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[From Jezebel] A new Oklahoma law will require the details of every abortion to be posted on a public website. Proponents say this will prevent abortion — apparently by shaming and burdening women and doctors. The law (which you can look at here — it's HR 1595) mandates that a 34-item questionnaire be filled out by abortion providers for each procedure. The questionnaire doesn't include the woman's name or "any information specifically identifying the patient," but it does ask for age, race, level of education, marital status, number of previous…read more

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Vatican Expulsion Should Start Outcast Honor Roll

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By Anne Eggebroten at WeNews A Brazilian archbishop’s decision to excommunicate the mother of a 9-year-old rape victim who had an abortion, as well as the girl’s doctor, outrages Anne Eggebroten. She says Catholic leaders need to revisit their own religious teachings. Editor’s Note: The following is a commentary. The opinions expressed are those of the author and not necessarily the views of Women’s eNews. (WOMENSENEWS)–Saving the life of a 9-year-old rape victim is a crime, according to Brazilian Archbishop Jose Cardoso Sobrinho and Cardinal Giovanni Battista Re, head of…read more

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