Alice Clapman

Jun 29, 2020

Supreme Court abortion ruling could influence Arizona cases

A new ruling Monday by the U.S. Supreme Court could aid legal efforts here to void a host of Arizona laws and regulations governing abortion. In a 5-4 ruling the justices said Louisiana has no legal right to prohibit doctors from terminating pregnancies unless they also have admitting rights at nearby hospitals. The majority concluded […]

lawsuit, Pima County, apartment, fatal shooting
Apr 11, 2019

Planned Parenthood files suit to overturn AZ abortion laws

Claiming the rights of women are being violated, Planned Parenthood filed a broad-based legal attack on a host of Arizona laws and regulations governing abortion.

abortions, stethoscope, fetus
May 13, 2014

Federal judges question Arizona’s restrictions on medication abortion

Federal appellate judges this morning questioned the legal justification of Arizona lawmakers in restricting -- if not banning outright -- the ability of women to terminate a pregnancy using medication instead of surgery.

Apr 8, 2014

Court delays enforcement of medication abortions law at least until May

The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals is going to keep a temporary hold on a state rule regulating medication abortions and put an appeal of a lower court’s ruling on the fast track.

abortions, stethoscope, fetus
Apr 2, 2014

Appeals court lifts medicine abortion limits temporarily

The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals placed a temporary hold today on an Arizona regulation requiring medication abortions to be done with U.S. Food and Drug Administration standards.