Robin Marty

16-Year-Old Girl Dies of Cancer After Being Refused Treatment for 3 Weeks Due to Pregnancy

A pregnant 16-year-old in the Dominican Republic died from complications of leukemia, according toCNN. The young woman was forced to wait nearly three weeks to begin chemotherapy to treat her disease as hospital officials initially refused to treat her fearing it could terminate her pregnancy. In the end she lost her life and the pregnancy, and may have died because of the delay in her treatment.

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Children and Teddy Bears Used to Manipulate Ohio Senate on Heartbeat Ban

  The supporters of a bill that would ban abortion in Ohio from the point in which a heartbeat can be detected -- as early as four weeks post conception -- seem to be getting a little impatient with the senate's reluctance to vote on the bill.

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Will Draconian South Dakota Force Women to Visit Religious Pregnancy Centers Before Abortions?

The South Dakota legislature was on the receiving end of a media frenzy this week when Rep. Phil Jensen introduced a bill that would allow a murderer to plead “justifiable homicide” if they killed anyone who threatened the fetus of a pregnant woman, a law many took to be declaring open season on abortion providers in the state.

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