• National Abortion F
  • The National Abortion Federation reported between 1,356 and 13,415 incidents of picketing at United States providers each year from 1995 to 2014. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2010, the National Abortion Federation will explain: "The motivations for anti-abortion laws varied from state to state. (historycommons.org)
  • On July 31, 2015, the National Abortion Federation sued CMP and Daleiden, alleging that Daleiden's campaign violated its members' privacy and threatened their safety. (wikipedia.org)
  • It's really important that providers are not complacent and that law enforcement officials are taking these threats seriously, because there certainly has been an upswing in anti-abortion activity,' says Vicki Saporta , executive director of the Washington, DC-based National Abortion Federation (NAF). (ahcmedia.com)
  • These include the National Organization for Women (NOW), the Planned Parenthood Federation of America, the National Abortion Federation, and the National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League (NARAL). (thefreedictionary.com)
  • 1996
  • he was also charged with three Atlanta bombings: the 1997 bombing of an abortion center, the 1996 Centennial Olympic Park bombing, and another of a lesbian nightclub. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, arson attempts were recorded in August 1995 and January 1996 at an Oregon Planned Parenthood affiliate, a family planning, non-abortion-providing facility. (ahcmedia.com)
  • According to the organization's 1996 report, while the overall number of violent incidents dropped by approximately 21% from 1995, incidents of nonviolent disruption, such as harassing phone calls and hate mail, more than doubled. (ahcmedia.com)
  • When the two categories are combined, the number of incidents more than doubled from 1995 to 1996, the analysis concludes. (ahcmedia.com)
  • While the 1996 survey reflects a significant decline in arson (from 13 in 1995 to three in 1996), NAF officials caution that one trend continues: the repeat of arson attempts until serious damage to a facility occurs. (ahcmedia.com)
  • 1990
  • He co-founded and headed Solidarity (Solidarność), the Soviet bloc's first independent trade union, won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1983, and served as President of Poland from 1990 to 1995. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1999
  • Catholics for a Free Choice reports there were 117 mergers or affiliations between Catholic and non-Catholic health-care institutions from 1995 through September of 1999. (motherjones.com)
  • Because African-American influence in the Westbank increased throughout the 1990s, Heitmeier won with 58 percent of the vote in the 1995 primary and faced no opponents in 1999 and 2003. (wikipedia.org)
  • vandalism
  • Such legislation often seeks to guard facilities which provide induced abortion against obstruction, vandalism, picketing, and other actions, or to protect patients and employees of such facilities from threats and harassment. (wikipedia.org)
  • woman's
  • By 1910, all but one state has criminalized abortion except where necessary, in a doctor's judgment, to save the woman's life. (historycommons.org)
  • More and more frequently, facilities which offer reproductive health care which support a woman's right to choose - but do not actually perform abortions - are also being targeted for violence and harassment. (ahcmedia.com)
  • This trend may indicate the expansion of violent anti-choice hostility to include not just those facilities which directly provide abortion services, but also those which provide contraception, referrals for abortion, and support for a woman's right to choose. (ahcmedia.com)
  • 2000
  • She was married to business magnate Wilbur Ross, the current Secretary of Commerce, from 1995 until their divorce five years later in 2000. (wikipedia.org)
  • bombings
  • According to The New York Times, in news analysis of the Boston Marathon bombings, the Al-Qaeda activist Samir Khan, publishing in Inspire, advocated individual terrorist actions directed at Americans and published detailed recipes online. (wikipedia.org)
  • News of a second, more severe attack less than a hour later only served to demonstrate that fire bombings and other acts of violence continue to threaten the health and well-being of every reproductive health care provider and patient across the nation. (ahcmedia.com)
  • rape
  • Women in colonial times had used abortion to dispose of the offspring of rape or seduction. (encyclopedia.com)
  • For six years, Lee was imprisoned in Kaechon concentration camp where she reported witnessing forced abortions, infanticide, instances of rape, public executions, testing of biological weapons on prisoners (see human experimentation in North Korea), extreme malnutrition, and other forms of inhumane conditions and depravity. (wikipedia.org)
  • legally
  • In comparison to other developed countries, the procedure is more available in the United States in terms of how late the abortion can legally be performed. (wikipedia.org)
  • As medical procedures were developed to increase the safety of both births and abortions, medical doctors began attempting to legally exclude practicioners such as homeopaths, midwives, and apothecaries from performing abortions, in part due to legitimate medical concerns and in part to ensure that they collected the fees paid by clients for abortions. (historycommons.org)
  • state
  • But Lois Uttley, executive director of MergerWatch, knows of nine mergers of this sort achieved or attempted during the 1990s in rural New York State alone, and there are at least six others around the country. (motherjones.com)
  • He presided over Poland's transition from communism to a post-communist state, but his popularity waned and his role in Polish politics diminished after he narrowly lost the 1995 presidential election. (wikipedia.org)
  • By the 1880s, medical and religious leaders had convinced all-male state legislatures (women were not allowed to vote) to impose criminal penalties on persons performing abortions and, in some states, on the women who had abortions. (encyclopedia.com)
  • His was the last in a series of similar shootings against providers in Canada and northern New York state which were all likely committed by James Kopp. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the United States, state legislatures did not pass abortion statutes until the nineteenth century. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • After 1880, abortion was criminalized by statute in every state of the Union, owing in large measure to strong anti-abortion positions taken by the American Medical Association (AMA). (thefreedictionary.com)
  • access
  • When a merger happens in an isolated community, it can leave a Catholic hospital the only game in town, often leaving women with limited or no access to services from sterilization and fertility treatments to abortion. (motherjones.com)
  • In 2013, the Tasmanian Parliament passed the Reproductive Health (Access to Terminations) Act which enforces 'access zones' of a radius of 150 metres from premises at which abortions are provided. (wikipedia.org)
  • Times
  • Louisiana Lawmakers Adopt Toughest Anti-Abortion Law in U.S". The New York Times. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2008, McCormick published an autobiography, Here's the Story: Surviving Marcia Brady and Finding My True Voice, which debuted at number four on The New York Times bestseller list and garnered significant publicity and mild controversy. (wikipedia.org)
  • David W. Dunlap, For Gay Republicans, the Ideological Sniping Comes From Both Camps, New York Times (October 4, 1995). (wikipedia.org)
  • term
  • born Elizabeth Helen Peterken, October 20, 1948), formerly known as Betsy McCaughey Ross, is an American politician who was the Lieutenant Governor of New York from 1995 to 1998, during the first term of Governor George Pataki. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • Under a heavy cloak of shame and secrecy, women often had abortions performed in unsafe conditions, and many died or suffered complications from the procedures. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • anti-abortion
  • Anti-abortion violence is violence committed against individuals and organizations that provide abortion. (wikipedia.org)
  • G. Davidson Smith of Canadian Security Intelligence Service defined anti-abortion violence as single-issue terrorism. (wikipedia.org)
  • NAF, which has collected statistics on anti-abortion violence since 1977, compiles an annual survey from its approximately 350-member facilities and supplements it with information from newspaper reports, law enforcement agencies, and colleague organizations. (ahcmedia.com)
  • services
  • Catholic health care chains are gobbling up a growing number of small-town hospitals - leaving local women with nowhere to go for services from abortions to fertility treatments. (motherjones.com)
  • women
  • Abortions increased markedly in the 1850s and 1860s, especially among middle-class white women. (encyclopedia.com)
  • This had some justification because abortion procedures of the time were dangerous, subjecting women to sterility and, in many cases, death. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Many religious organizations have also taken positions that endorse the right of women to seek abortions in specific situations. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • provide
  • The reasons that can be invoked by a woman seeking an abortion after the first trimester vary by country, for instance, some countries, such as Denmark, provide a wide range of reasons, including social and economic ones. (wikipedia.org)
  • birth control
  • when induced abortion was criminalized during the 1870s, reliance on birth control increased. (wikipedia.org)
  • Succinct, straightforward" advertising for birth control devices, as well as for aphrodisiacs and drugs to induce abortion and cure venereal disease, had been common in newspapers of the 1830s and 40s. (wikipedia.org)
  • group
  • In 1995, Knight accused the Log Cabin Republicans, a group of gay Republicans, of being a "small group trying to harness government power to force affirmation of unhealthy, immoral and destructive behavior. (wikipedia.org)
  • country
  • Her only release as a solo artist to date is a country music album, When You Get a Little Lonely (1995). (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • Since escaping with her son via China to South Korea in 1995, Lee has written Eyes of the Tailless Animals: Prison Memoirs of a North Korean Woman, a memoir of her six-year imprisonment on false charges in Kaechon concentration camp. (wikipedia.org)
  • issue
  • Of course, BCPs could not cause abortions if they always stopped ovulation so this needs to be the first issue that is raised. (onemoresoul.com)
  • health
  • In most European countries abortion on-demand is allowed only during the first trimester, with abortions during later stages of pregnancy being allowed only for specific reasons (e.g. physical or mental health reasons, risk of birth defects, if the woman was raped etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Japan and Eastern Europe, abortion was available on demand, and in much of Western Europe, abortion was permitted to protect the mother's health. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • limit
  • This area is intended to limit how close to these facilities demonstration by those who oppose abortion can approach. (wikipedia.org)
  • Family
  • Robert H. Knight, "How Domestic Partnerships and 'Gay Marriage' Threaten the Family" in Same Sex: Debating the Ethics, Science, and Culture of Homosexuality (ed. (wikipedia.org)
  • center
  • As part of the National Abortion Federation's lawsuit against Daleiden and the Center for Medical Progress, Federal Judge William Orrick III and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued an injunction forbidding Daleiden and CMP from publishing any more videos they had illegally obtained at private professional meetings. (wikipedia.org)
  • facility
  • When Gilroy ob/gyns asked the county to require allowing tubal ligations as a condition for St. Louise receiving county bond funds, Catholic administrators threatened to shut the facility down, leaving the community with no hospital at all. (motherjones.com)