abortion http://wamc.org en New Hampshire Argues Abortion Clinic Buffer Zone Is Legal http://wamc.org/post/new-hampshire-argues-abortion-clinic-buffer-zone-legal <p></p><p></p><p>New Hampshire says its law allowing abortion clinics to create buffer zones is different from a Massachusetts law struck down last month by the U.S. Supreme Court. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 03:15:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 95477 at http://wamc.org New Hampshire Argues Abortion Clinic Buffer Zone Is Legal Sen. Blumenthal Testifies In Support Of Abortion Bill http://wamc.org/post/sen-blumenthal-testifies-support-abortion-bill <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Supporters of a bill that would prohibit a government body from passing a law prohibiting access to abortions or the operation of an abortion clinic testified before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Tuesday. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:04:00 +0000 Jim Levulis 94931 at http://wamc.org Sen. Blumenthal Testifies In Support Of Abortion Bill Sen. Blumenthal's Abortion Act To Go Before Judiciary Committee http://wamc.org/post/sen-blumenthals-abortion-act-go-judiciary-committee <p>Supporters of a bill that would prohibit a government body from passing a law prohibiting access to abortions or the operation of an abortion clinic will testify before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Tuesday.</p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Jim Levulis 94838 at http://wamc.org Sen. Blumenthal's Abortion Act To Go Before Judiciary Committee 7/8/14 Panel http://wamc.org/post/7814-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Times Union Associate Editor Mike Spain and Political Consultant Libby Post.</p><p>Topics include:<br />Pope meets with Abused<br />Afghan Vote Fraud<br />Pot Legalization<br />Abortion Buffer Zones<br />Chicago Killings<br />TU Stories</p><p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 94328 at http://wamc.org 7/8/14 Panel Massachusetts Officials Will Seek New Buffer Zone Rules http://wamc.org/post/massachusetts-officials-will-seek-new-buffer-zone-rules <p>Massachusetts officials who support protest-free zones around abortion clinics say they will try to craft new rules in the wake of a U.S. Supreme Court decision.</p><p>The justices unanimously ruled Thursday that the state's 35-foot buffer zone violated the First Amendment rights of protesters.</p><p>Attorney General Martha Coakley, whose office argued before the court to keep the buffer zone, said she was disappointed but would continue fighting to make sure women had access to health care.</p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 18:32:54 +0000 Jim Levulis 93535 at http://wamc.org Massachusetts Officials Will Seek New Buffer Zone Rules 4/3/14 Panel http://wamc.org/post/4314-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, University at Albany professor and Investigative Journalist Rosemary Armao and Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus, Ira Fusfeld.</p><p>Topics include:<br />Fort Hood<br />SCOTUS Political Donation Cap<br />Campaign spending polls<br />ACA Numbers<br />Texas Abortion lawsuit</p><p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 87340 at http://wamc.org 4/3/14 Panel 3/28/14 Panel http://wamc.org/post/32814-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC's Alan Chartock, newsman Ray Graf, and Investigative journalist, Rosemary Armao.</p><p>Topics include:<br />New Search Area for Flight 370<br />Christie Review<br />Turkey Twitter Ban<br />Texas Abortion Law<br />Lawmaker Stipends</p><p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 86906 at http://wamc.org 3/28/14 Panel 1/29/14 Panel http://wamc.org/post/12914-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Albany Journalism Professor and Investigative Reporter, Rosemary Armao and newsman Ray Graf.</p><p>Topics include:<br />SOTU<br />Farm Bill<br />Abortion Vote<br />Syria Talks<br />Data Requests</p><p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 82796 at http://wamc.org Justices Doubtful On MA Abortion Buffer Zone Law http://wamc.org/post/justices-doubtful-ma-abortion-buffer-zone-law <p>WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court seems likely to strike down a Massachusetts law setting a 35-foot protest-free zone outside abortion clinics.</p><p>Liberal and conservative justices alike expressed misgivings about the law during arguments at the high court Wednesday. They questioned the size of the zone and whether the state could find less restrictive ways of ensuring patient access and safety.</p><p>No one has been prosecuted under the 2007 law, which state officials and clinic employees have said has resulted in less congestion outside the clinics.</p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 23:25:58 +0000 Jim Levulis 81931 at http://wamc.org Justices Doubtful On MA Abortion Buffer Zone Law U.S. Supreme Court To Hear Arguments Over Abortion Clinic Buffer Zones http://wamc.org/post/us-supreme-court-hear-arguments-over-abortion-clinic-buffer-zones <p>The U.S. Supreme Court is scheduled to hear oral arguments one week from today in a case challenging a Massachusetts law that establishes a protest-free zone around abortion clinics.&nbsp; Thirty groups have filed briefs in the case including Planned Parenthood.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 20:41:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 81453 at http://wamc.org U.S. Supreme Court To Hear Arguments Over Abortion Clinic Buffer Zones