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Black women say they are invisible in abortion rights fight. ‘We are still forgotten within all of this’ | CNN

CNN  —  For many Black women, the reversal of Roe v. Wade last month not only stripped them of bodily autonomy, but created another barrier to economic security and choosing the course of their future. For 49 years, women have had the right to terminate a pregnancy without needing to justify it, giving some a […]

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South Dakota governor defends state’s abortion ‘trigger’ ban when asked if 10-year-old should be forced to give birth | CNN Politics

CNN  —  South Dakota Republican Gov. Kristi Noem on Sunday defended her state’s abortion ban, which includes an exception when the pregnant person’s life is at risk but not in cases involving incest or rape. When asked by CNN’s Dana Bash on “State of the Union” whether children similar to a 10-year-old child abuse victim […]

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Roe v. Wade ruling shows complex relationship between court, public

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruling to overturn its 1973 Roe v. Wade decision is unpopular with a majority of Americans – but did that matter? The relationship between the public and the judiciary has been studied and debated by legal and political scholars. The short answer: it’s complicated. There’s evidence that the public has […]

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Sharon Stone says she suffered nine miscarriages | CNN

CNN  —  Sharon Stone says she has “lost nine children” through miscarriages, saying women are made to feel that losing a baby is “something to bear alone and secretly,” with a sense of failure. The Golden Globe-winning actress shared her painful experience underneath an Instagram post by People magazine, where “Dancing with the Stars” performer […]

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Nobel laureate Mukwege: Ukraine war shows West’s double standards

BUKAVU, Congo — If the West imposes sanctions against Russia over its invasion in Ukraine, it should also act against violence in Congo, renowned gynecologist and Nobel laureate Denis Mukwege told reporters during a visit by the Belgian king and queen to the Panzi hospital in the east of the country. Mukwege won a Nobel […]

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Britney Spears says she has lost her baby early in her pregnancy | CNN

CNN  —  Britney Spears made a devastating announcement Saturday. The Grammy winner posted a joint message on her Instagram account, telling her fans she and her fiancé, Sam Asghari have lost their pregnancy. “It is with our deepest sadness we have to announce that we have lost our miracle baby early in the pregnancy,” Spears […]

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Judge upholds Florida’s 24-hour wait period for abortion

Women will have to wait 24 hours before getting an abortion under a ruling by a Florida judge in a nearly seven-year battle over the waiting period By BRENDAN FARRINGTON Associated Press April 12, 2022, 8:44 PM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Women will have to […]

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Hilaria and Alec Baldwin are expecting baby number 7 | CNN

CNN  —  The Baldwins are growing their family. On Tuesday, Hilaria and Alec Baldwin shared the news on social media that they are expecting their seventh child. Hilaria Baldwin posted a video of the couple sharing the news with their children, writing in the caption “After many ups and downs over the past few years, […]