Abortion

Texas IVF Treatments May Continue After Supreme Court Ruling

Sign up for The Briefour daily newsletter that keeps readers up to date with the most essential Texas news. Abortion bans across the country have called into question the fate of in vitro fertilization, an expensive medical process that helps people conceive. But experts and anti-abortion groups say Texas laws shouldn’t apply to IVF treatments, …

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Supreme Court: Arizona Can Enforce Abortion Ban For Genetic Problems

PHOENIX (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday allowed the enforcement of a 2021 Arizona law that allows prosecutors to sue doctors who knowingly terminate a pregnancy solely because the fetuses have a have a genetic defect, such as Down syndrome. The decision follows the June 24 Supreme Court ruling that women have no …

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Under new abortion laws, prenatal genetic test results may be late

Ann was 15 weeks pregnant with her fourth child when her prenatal genetic test results came back last August. The test suggested that her daughter, who she and her husband wanted to name Juliet, was missing one of her two X chromosomes — a condition called Turner syndrome, which can cause dwarfism, heart defects and …

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Under new abortion laws, prenatal genetic test results may be late

Ann was 15 weeks pregnant with her fourth child when her prenatal genetic test results came back last August. The test suggested that her daughter, who she and her husband wanted to name Juliet, was missing one of her two X chromosomes — a condition called Turner syndrome, which can cause dwarfism, heart defects and …

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