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An aerial view of U.S. Naval Base Guam September 20, 2006. U.S.

A 12-year-old girl who was raped and impregnated in Guam can’t have an abortion because there are no providers in the US territory

Women living in the US territory of Guam must travel elsewhere if they want to get an abortion due to lack of abortion providers on the island.
Protesting women led by the Bread and Roses group march along Beacon Street in Boston demanding rights to abortion and equality in work opportunities and conditions, March 8, 1970.

Before Roe v. Wade, desperate women used coat hangers, Coke bottles, Clorox, and sticks in attempted abortions

In the decades prior to the landmark Supreme Court decision Roe v. Wade in 1973, women went to extreme measures to access abortion services.
FILE PHOTO: March for Reproductive Freedom in Montgomery

Prosecutors in Georgia and Utah say they won’t enforce abortion laws in their states

District attorneys in Utah and Georgia have come forward saying they won't enforce strict new abortion laws in their states, raising legal questions.

Leslie Jones slammed the group of all-male legislators who signed the country’s most restrictive abortion law in Alabama last week: ‘This ...

Alabama recently passed the nation's most restrictive abortion ban, which essentially bans all abortions. Leslie Jones says it's a "war on women."

This is what could happen if Roe v. Wade fell

The Supreme Court case Roe v. Wade granted Americans the right to abortion in 1973, but the reality of that right today varies dramatically by state.

Elizabeth Warren just introduced a plan to protect abortion access even if Roe v. Wade is overturned

Warren wants Congress to codify the protections of Roe v. Wade into federal law and bolster private and public insurance coverage for abortion.
Wendy Vitter, wife of former Sen. David Vitter, is sworn in during her confirmation hearing in the Senate Judiciary Committee to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Louisiana on Wednesday, April 11, 2018.

A judge who once said Planned Parenthood kills ‘over 150,000 females a year’ was just confirmed for a lifetime seat on the federal bench

Wendy Vitter, a Trump judicial nominee with anti-abortion views, was confirmed by the Senate for a lifetime seat on the federal bench.
Anti-abortion marchers rally at the Supreme Court during the 46th annual March for Life in Washington

Roe v. Wade makes the state bans against abortions unenforceable. Here’s how conservative activists plan to overturn it.

Anti-abortion activists have been pushing restrictive state laws for years in hopes of forcing the Supreme Court to ban the procedure nationwide.

Alabama’s governor just signed a law that would imprison doctors who perform abortions for up to 99 years

Now that the law has been signed by Republican Gov. Kay Ivey, it's officially the strictest abortion ban in the nation.
Alabama Senator Linda Coleman-Madison speaks during a state Senate vote on the strictest anti-abortion bill in the US on May 14, 2019.

Only 14% of Americans back an abortion policy as extreme as the one passed in Alabama

The abortion bill that passed in Alabama on Tuesday makes it a felony for a doctor to perform an abortion  — punishable by up to 99 years in prison.