In-the-News Update [Issue: Life]

In-the-News Update [Issue: Life]

YouTube Abortion Ban

In the past two weeks, a conservative group sued the Food and Drug Administration, attempting to revoke approval of a specific abortifacient – a drug used in medication abortions. A prominent anti-abortion group is seeking to use environmental rules to restrict access to the drug while nine Democratic senators are prompting the FDA to work towards permanently making the pills more accessible.

Abortions via abortifacients accounted for more than half of all abortions in the United States – even before the overturn of Roe v Wade.

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