South Dakota Allowed To Make Doctors Discuss 'Existing Relationship'…

We may have a draw this week in the latest battle for abortion rights. A federal court has overturned a lower court's decision, finding that South Dakota can mandate that women seeking abortions be told they have a relationship with their fetus. Yet, since the ruling also said doctors can't tell women abortion… » 9/06/11 6:30pm 9/06/11 6:30pm

What It Takes To Get An Abortion In South Dakota

As you may know, South Dakota recently passed a law that requires women seeking an abortion to attend counseling at a pregnancy help center (that's a first) and to wait 72 hours before getting the procedure (and that's the longest waiting period in the country). » 4/15/11 1:05pm 4/15/11 1:05pm

South Dakota's 72-Hour Abortion Waiting Period Becomes Law

South Dakota's new 72-hour abortion wait is the longest nationwide, and alone in requiring a crisis pregnancy center visit. "I hope that women who are considering an abortion will use this three-day period to make good choices," the governor said. » 3/22/11 3:00pm 3/22/11 3:00pm

South Dakota Passes Draconian Abortion Restrictions

South Dakota may have dropped the bid to enable the murderers of abortion doctor, but its House and Senate have both passed a bill requiring a 72-hour wait for an abortion, which would be the longest in the nation. Most outrageously, it would require women to visit a crisis pregnancy center before undergoing a… » 3/03/11 11:16am 3/03/11 11:16am