Scott Roeder argued that killing Dr. George Tiller was necessary to prevent future abortions. A manslaughter verdict would have brought a much lesser sentence, but the jury quickly convicted him of murder – which brings a life sentence.
Sarah Palin defended the Tim Tebow ad against abortion. Feminist groups objected to it, but attacking an ad that tells the story of a woman’s decision not to have an abortion could backfire.
A law that requires women seeking an abortion to watch an ultrasound video of the procedure would save lives and enhance 'choice.'
The state's former attorney general, with her eye on a US Senate seat, is something of a political blank slate.
As a senator, Obama voted against Justices Roberts and Alito on the basis of their ideology, Republicans say. Why can't we do the same? they ask.
But it's unclear if the Freedom of Choice Act imperils a doctor's right not to perform the procedure.
More than 150 ballot initiatives – on issues from gay marriage to renewable energy – were decided Tuesday.
South Dakota, Colorado, and California weigh measures.