abortion abortion

The U.S. Supreme Court gave a reprieve to Texas clinics that provide abortion services. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Mark Wilson/Getty Images

Supreme Court Reprieve Lets 10 Texas Abortion Clinics Stay Open For Now

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/418776137/418776138" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

On July 9, 2013, opponents and supporters of a bill to put restrictions on abortion hold signs near a news conference outside the Texas Capitol in Austin. The bill was passed, but has been battled in the courts for two years; now, the law is set to go into effect July 1. Eric Gay/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Eric Gay/AP

Texas Abortion Curbs Go Into Effect Soon, Unless Supreme Court Acts

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/417173938/417192114" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Abortion-rights supporters (foreground) try to disrupt an anti-abortion march to the Texas Capitol during a Texas Rally for Life on Jan. 24 in Austin, Texas. Eric Gay/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Eric Gay/AP

Court Decision On Texas Abortion Law Could Hasten Clinic Closures

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/413318079/413318080" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Kansas Becomes First State To Ban Second Trimester Abortion Procedure

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/400081913/400424058" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A view of the eastern entrance to the Ohio Statehouse. Bob Hall/Flickr hide caption

toggle caption
Bob Hall/Flickr

States Aim To Restrict Medically Induced Abortions

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/392111222/392263886" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

States Fund Pregnancy Centers That Discourage Abortion

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/391877614/391915181" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

An interauterine device provides long-term birth control. iStockphoto hide caption

toggle caption
iStockphoto

Colorado Debates Whether IUDs Are Contraception Or Abortion

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/391030821/391042061" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Abortion-rights opponent Brian Normile of Beavercreek, Ohio, holds up a poster during a prayer vigil outside Planned Parenthood in Washington, D.C., in January. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Alex Wong/Getty Images

Abortion Restrictions Complicate Access For Ohio Women

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/390147649/390351275" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript