Ron DeSantis Suspends Tampa Prosecutor Who Took Stance Against Criminalizing Abortion ProvidersFlorida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday suspended Tampa's elected prosecutor, Andrew Warren, for pledging not to use his office to go after people who seek and provide abortions or on doctors that provide gender affirming care to transgender people.
Florida Judge Says 15-Week Abortion Law In Florida Is UnconstitutionalIn a setback for Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and Republican lawmakers, a Florida judge has ruled that a new state law banning abortions at 15 weeks is unconstitutional and he intends to block it from taking effect on Friday.
Both Sides In Abortion Fight Wait To See How Far DeSantis Will Go In FloridaAs Republicans across the country move swiftly to restrict abortion access in their states after last week's US Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has so far shown little desire to match their urgency.
Billie Joe Armstrong Threatens To Renounce His US Citizenship Over Roe V. Wade ReversalBillie Joe Armstrong says he'll renounce his US citizenship over Roe v. Wade reversal.
Some US Companies Will Cover Travel Costs For Employees Who Need An AbortionAfter the Supreme Court ruled on Friday to overturn Roe v. Wade, corporate giants from a range of industries pledged to provide support and financial assistance for employees and, in some cases, their dependents seeking abortions in states that outlaw the procedure.
Abortion Providers File Lawsuit Wanting To Block Florida's 15-Week Abortion BanSome abortion providers in Florida are suing to block a state law that bans most abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy, that will go into effect next month.
Phoebe Bridgers Stated She Had An Abortion Last YearPhoebe Bridgers says she had an abortion last year.
Florida Gov. DeSantis signs controversial 15-week abortion ban into lawThe bill, which goes into effect July 1, does allow exemptions in cases where a pregnancy is "serious risk" to the mother or a fatal fetal abnormality is detected if two physicians confirm the diagnosis in writing.
Supreme Court Takes Up Major Abortion Case Next Term That Could Limit Roe v. WadeThe Supreme Court on Monday agreed to take up a key abortion case next term concerning a controversial Mississippi law that banned most abortions after 15 weeks, rekindling a potentially major challenge to Roe v. Wade at the majority conservative court.