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

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar and other Democrats arrested during abortion rights protest

CNN — More than a dozen Democratic members of Congress were among those arrested by Capitol police on Tuesday afternoon in connection with an abortion rights protest outside the Supreme Court. Wearing specially designed green bandanas with “Won’t Back Down,” they marched from the Capitol to the Court, which was fenced for weeks, shortly after … Read more

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar and other Democrats arrested during abortion rights protest

CNN — More than a dozen Democratic members of Congress were among those arrested by Capitol police on Tuesday afternoon in connection with an abortion rights protest outside the Supreme Court. Wearing specially designed green bandanas with “Won’t Back Down,” they marched from the Capitol to the Court, which was fenced for weeks, shortly after … Read more