One Woman's Horrible Experience with Texas' New Sonogram Law

So many ridiculous antichoice bills are introduced on a regular basis that, after a while, they start to blend together — a forced ultrasound here, a 24-hour wait there. This heartbreaking Texas Observer story, written by a woman affected by Texas' new sonogram law, is a necessary reminder that the laws we read and… » 3/16/12 4:00pm 3/16/12 4:00pm

Abortion-Seekers in Texas Must Look at Sonogram, as if They Didn't…

A judge has ruled that it's perfectly legal for the state of Texas to require women seeking abortions to first look at a sonogram, listen to the fetal heartbeat, and listen to a doctor's speil about possible dire consequences that could befall them for choosing to terminate their pregnancies. Don't Mess with Fetus! » 2/08/12 4:10pm 2/08/12 4:10pm

Texas Court Makes New Strides in Anti-Abortion Heinousness

Earlier this year, a judge ruled against a Texas law that would force women seeing abortions to have a sonogram at least 24 hours before the procedure, listen to the fetal heartbeat, and hear a detailed description of the fetus' limbs and organs. U.S. district Judge Sam Sparks found that the law violates physicians'… » 1/11/12 2:00pm 1/11/12 2:00pm

Angelina Takes Maddox & Pax To OB/GYN

  • Angelina Jolie let her sons, Maddox and Pax, attend her sonogram, so the kids could see their new siblings — the twins. [MSNBC]
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