Pope Gives Priests Discretion To Forgive Women Who Have Had An AbortionPope Francis declared Tuesday he is allowing all priests in the church's upcoming Year of Mercy to absolve women of the "sin of abortion" if they repent with a "contrite heart."
Planned Parenthood Alleges 'Smear' In Letter To CongressPlanned Parenthood Federation of America defended itself in a letter to Congress and sent a report showing undercover videos of officials discussing fetal tissue for research were heavily altered by anti-abortion activists.
Study: 95 Percent Of Women Don't Regret Having AbortionHardly any women regret having an abortion, according to a new study.
Assemblywoman Coming Under Fire For Linking Abortion To DroughtA state assemblywoman representing Bakersfield is coming under fire tonight after she linked abortion to the drought.
New Bill Would Require Calif. Pregnancy Centers To Tell Visitors Abortion Is An OptionCalifornians who visit crisis pregnancy centers must know whether the facility is licensed and that abortion is an option under legislation advanced Tuesday by the state Assembly.
California Catholics Challenge Abortion Order California's Catholic leadership has filed a federal civil rights complaint over a state requirement that health insurance cover abortions.
State Says Insurers Must Cover Elective AbortionsHealth insurance companies in California may not refuse to cover the cost of abortions, state insurance officials have ruled in a reversal of policy stemming from the decision by two Catholic universities to drop elective abortions from their employee health plans.
Incinerator Stopped After Worries Over Possible Fetal Tissue Burned To Generate PowerCounty commissioners gave final approval Thursday to an order to stop an incinerator in Oregon from receiving medical waste until procedures are in place to ensure no fetal tissue is burned to generate power.
CBS13 Clarifies Pamphlet Handout Near Cordova High SchoolA portion of the interview we aired may have created the impression that someone from the group, which calls itself Project Truth placed a flier on Mr. Blount's car.
Group Handing Graphic Anti-Abortion Fliers To Rancho Cordova StudentsGraphic anti-abortion flyers are being passed out to students at a local school, and parents and neighbors are outraged the school district can’t put a stop to it.
New Law Expands Who Can Perform Abortions In CaliforniaThe bill by Assemblywoman Toni Atkins, D-San Diego, would let those professionals perform what are known as aspiration abortions during the first trimester. The method involves inserting a tube and using suction to terminate a pregnancy.
New Calif. Law Expands Who Can Perform AbortionsGov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill that will allow nurse practitioners, certified nurse midwives and physician assistants to perform a type of early abortion.