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October 20, 2015
N.D. gets extension for petitioning U.S. Supreme Court to hear fetal heartbeat abortion ban
BISMARCK – North Dakota has been given more time to petition the U.S. Supreme Court to take up a state law that would ban abortions when a fetal heartbeat can be detected, which is at around six weeks of pregnancy. U.S. District Court Judge Daniel Hovland declared the law unconstitutional...
October 20, 2015 - 8:19pm
October 14, 2015
Stenehjem: N.D. will likely appeal fetal heartbeat abortion ban to Supreme Court
BISMARCK – North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem said Wednesday he will likely ask the U.S. Supreme Court next week to review an appeals court ruling that permanently blocked a state law banning abortions when a fetal heartbeat can be detected. “It’s a longshot...
October 14, 2015 - 6:01pm
October 6, 2015
Letter: Politicians don’t need to tell us what’s best for family
Less than one year ago, I stood publically with North Dakotans Against Measure 1; an amendment that would have invaded our abilities to make personal medical decisions. North Dakota voters overwhelmingly rejected the measure by a 2:1 margin.
October 6, 2015 - 5:23pm
September 24, 2015
Pope tells Congress U.S. should reject hostility to immigrants, protect human life
WASHINGTON -- Pope Francis told Congress on Thursday that the United States should reject a "mindset of hostility" to immigrants, directly addressing...
September 24, 2015 - 12:57pm
September 9, 2015
State to use abortion litigation funds to pay attorneys’ fees in gay marriage ban case
By Mike Nowatzki Forum News Service BISMARCK – Some of the money set aside by North Dakota lawmakers to defend the state against legal challenges to its abortion laws will instead be used to cover attorneys’ fees awarded to lawyers for couples who challenged the state’s gay...
September 9, 2015 - 6:39pm
N.D. to use abortion litigation funds to pay attorneys’ fees in gay marriage ban case
BISMARCK – Some of the money set aside by North Dakota lawmakers to defend the state against legal challenges to its abortion laws will instead be used to cover attorneys’ fees awarded to lawyers for couples who challenged the state’s gay marriage ban. The state Emergency...
September 9, 2015 - 4:29pm
September 1, 2015
Pope Francis to allow all priests to forgive abortion during Holy Year
VATICAN CITY -- Pope Francis will give all priests discretion during the Roman Catholic Church's Holy Year to formally forgive women who have had abortions -- the Argentine pontiff's latest move towards a more open and inclusive church. In Church teaching, abortion is such a grave...
September 1, 2015 - 6:50pm
August 10, 2015
Ahlin: Planned Parenthood dustup needs a fact check
FARGO — As politicians ramp up hysteria over sting videos of Planned Parenthood employees talking about collecting fetal tissue or preparing...
August 10, 2015 - 5:32pm
July 22, 2015
Appeals court affirms ruling blocking N.D. fetal heartbeat abortion ban
BISMARCK -- A federal appeals court on Wednesday affirmed a lower court’s decision to block a 2013 North Dakota law that would have imposed the strictest abortion ban in the nation by outlawing abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected, at about six weeks of pregnancy.
July 22, 2015 - 4:12pm
May 18, 2015
Marching for life
Quinnlyn Nelson said it took her a while Thursday to grasp the scope of the moment. Nelson and fellow Trinity High School senior Brittany Berger...
May 18, 2015 - 3:02pm
March 24, 2015
Letter: Gag amendment for trafficking bill leaves women in the dark
As a student at NDSU, I take pride in our state values and support increased penalties for human trafficking and increased services to victims. As our state changes, we have to change with it — and as human trafficking becomes more of a problem, we have to step up to fight it. Senate...
March 24, 2015 - 10:33pm
March 19, 2015
Aide knew of provision that stalled trafficking bill
An aide to U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar knew about a controversial provision, but did not tell her boss, in a now-stalled bill fighting human trafficking that nearly has brought Senate work to a halt. Wednesday’s revelation was about a measure that put the brakes on what had been expected...
March 19, 2015 - 4:43pm
Legislators discuss abortion amendment: Addition to human trafficking uniform law labeled a ‘gag’
BISMARCK — Legislators can see a little more clearly now the effects of a controversial abortion amendment on the state’s uniform human trafficking...
March 19, 2015 - 9:51am
March 9, 2015
Ahlin: ‘Gag’ amendment defies will of ND voters
When her son was young, a friend of mine had a campaign-style button that read, “What part of ‘NO’ don’t you understand?” It’s a question North Dakota voters should ask members of the Senate Judiciary Committee who allowed a last-minute abortion “gag” provision to...
March 9, 2015 - 7:47pm
March 4, 2015
Letter: Taxpayer protection, not a ‘gag’
Human trafficking is a serious problem that the North Dakota Legislature must immediately address with stronger laws and programs that help victims. Abortion advocates, however, want to use the issue to make unprecedented inroads when it comes to using taxpayer money. Except for...
March 4, 2015 - 5:59pm