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  • Idaho releases list of free ultrasound providers

    Idaho health officials have released a list of providers that offer ultrasounds for women seeking abortions as required under a newly enacted law.


  • Idaho free-ultrasound bill wins final approval, goes to governor

    After much debate, the Idaho Senate on Thursday approved legislation to require women seeking abortions to be provided with a state-compiled list of providers who will give them free ultrasounds, …


  • Idaho House backs abortion ultrasound bill

    Idaho is one step closer to joining a small group of states that require abortion providers to give women information on accessing ultrasound services.


  • Editorial: Idaho ultrasound bill shows lawmakers’ distrust for women

    Through their ceaseless attempts to adopt unconstitutional anti-abortion laws, it’s become clear that the majority of Idaho legislators do not trust women with this personal decision. Lawmakers are at it …


  • Idaho legislator says trauma prevents pregnancy in rape, incest victims

    Idaho lawmakers ratcheted up the abortion debate Thursday, as one state representative said he believes rape and incest are unlikely to result in pregnancy, and a party-line vote backed one …


  • Idaho bill seeks tax exemption for certain pregnancy centers

    BOISE – The Idaho House’s tax committee has endorsed a sales tax exemption for nonprofit pregnancy resource centers that don’t perform abortions. The legislation is being sought by Stanton Healthcare, …


  • Idaho ultrasound bill killed

    BOISE – Idaho’s forced ultrasound bill was killed for good Tuesday, when a House committee chairman said he won’t allow a hearing on the bill and anti-abortion activists said they’re …


  • Idaho’s forced ultrasound bill is dead

    Idaho’s Senate-passed forced ultrasound bill was killed for good Tuesday, when a House committee chairman said he won’t hold a hearing on the bill and anti-abortion activists said they’re withdrawing …


  • Idaho’s forced ultrasound bill may be dead

    BOISE – In a tumultuous day at Idaho’s state Capitol on Wednesday, anti-abortion activists staged a live ultrasound demonstration in a Capitol hearing room, sign-waving protesters gathered outside, and a …


  • Idaho lawmaker chided for doubting claims of rape

    BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A Republican Idaho lawmaker’s suggestion on the Senate floor that a doctor should ask a woman who says she was raped if the pregnancy could have …


  • Idaho pre-abortion ultrasound bill gets Senate OK

    BOISE – Five of six North Idaho senators opposed requiring Idaho women to undergo an ultrasound before having an abortion, but the proposal passed the Senate 23-12 on Monday after …


  • Idaho Senate passes ultrasound bill

    Five of six North Idaho senators opposed legislation to require Idaho women to undergo an ultrasound before having an abortion, but the bill passed the Senate 23-12 Monday after an …


  • Virginia governor signs abortion ultrasound bill

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Abdominal ultrasounds for women seeking abortions in Virginia will become mandatory under a bill signed into law Wednesday by the state’s Republican governor, who had faced …


  • Bill would require ultrasound for abortion

    BOISE – Controversial anti-abortion legislation that would require an ultrasound before any woman could have an abortion in Idaho was introduced in the state Senate on Monday. Similar legislation that …


  • Pre-abortion ultrasound bill introduced in Idaho

    Controversial anti-abortion legislation that caused a brouhaha before being withdrawn in Virginia was introduced in Idaho today, to require an ultrasound before any Idaho woman could have an abortion.

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