Minnesota jury: A woman was not entitled to the morning after pill

AITKIN, Minn. — A jury ruled Friday that a central Minnesota pharmacist did not violate a woman’s rights when he refused to provide her with emergency contraceptives more than three years ago. Andrea Anderson, a McGregor mother of five, sued under Minnesota human rights law after the pharmacist, because of his religious beliefs, refused to … Read more

University of Michigan Medical School students walk out of white coat ceremony to anti-abortion speaker

Dozens of incoming medical students at the University of Michigan walked out of a white coat ceremony to protest their keynote speaker’s anti-abortion views, as the future of abortion in Wolverine State hangs of a Great Depression-era law prohibiting it. In a viral video posted by Twitter user PEScorpiio from ceremony to officially welcome the … Read more

This abortion provider was welcomed with open arms. Then she discovered her new neighbours.

Diane Derzis is no stranger to fringe anti-abortion activists attacking her work. But even by his standards, it’s been a hell of a year. As the owner of the Jackson Women’s Health Organization, the clinic at the center of the Supreme Court case that overturned Roe vs. Wade last month, Derzis was at the forefront … Read more