A law limiting the use of RU-486 and other abortion-inducing drugs discriminates against women and “freezes medicine in time” by depriving them of safe and effective treatment options, opponents say in a new brief filed with the Oklahoma Supreme Court.
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">Law restricting use of abortion-inducing drugs discriminates against women who undergo procedure, opponents’ attorneys argue
October 30th, 2012 · No Comments · Courts, Executive Branch, House, Senate
">MORE UPDATES (comments from law’s author): Judge holds law restricting use of abortion-inducing drugs unconstitutional; state plans appeal
May 14th, 2012 · No Comments · Courts, House, Senate
HB 1970, a 2011 law restricting use of RU-486 and other abortion-inducing drugs, is an unconstitutional violation of the “fundamental rights of women to privacy and bodily integrity,” a judge has held.
Tags: abortion-inducing drugs·appeal·Center for Reproductive Rights·Daniel Owens·Donald Worthington·HB 1970·Marie Price·Nancy Northup·Nova Health Systems·Oklahoma Coalition for Reproductive Justice·Randy Grau·RU-486·unconstitutional
May 4th, 2012 · No Comments · Executive Branch, House, Senate, Week in Review
We may have our first interim study subject lined up for this year—workers’ compensation reform. Sound familiar? House Speaker Kris Steele thinks it’s ripe for another go ‘round. Well, maybe not another massive redrafting of Title 85 (that’s where workers’ comp lives, in the law books). This one would center on whether Oklahoma should join [...]
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April 24th, 2012 · No Comments · Senate
House bills authorizing civil actions if certain abortion requirements are not met and placing restrictions on the use of RU-486 passed the Senate Tuesday—the latter measure now on its way to the desk of Gov. Mary Fallin.
Tags: Brian Crain·cause of action·Charles Laster·Clark Jolley·Constance Johnson·damages·HB 2381·HB 2561·HR 1054·Jim Wilson·Judy Eason-McIntyre·Kim David·Marie Price·Mary Fallin·Paul Wesselhoft·Richard Lerblance·Rick Brinkley·RU-486·Steven Vaughan