Walnut Creek City Council Hears Complaints on Anti-Abortion ProtestsThe Walnut Creek City Council will explore creating a buffer zone between patients and protesters around Planned Parenthood after hearing at least a half dozen complaints about escalating aggressiveness outside the Oakland Boulevard medical facility.
Thousands Rally for Abortion Rights at Women's March in San FranciscoJoining the many U.S. cities where demonstrations for abortion rights took place Saturday, thousands of people marched in San Francisco in the Women's March for Our Reproductive Rights rally
Supreme Court Sets Arguments for Major Mississippi Abortion Rights CaseThe U.S. Supreme Court has announced it will hear arguments over a law that serve as a step towards overturning the landmark Roe v. Wade decision establishing a women's right to abortion.
Planned Parenthood: Texans Traveling To California For Appointments In Wake Of New Abortion LawAs the Department of Justice enters a legal battle against the State of Texas over its new abortion law, some California clinics said they are seeing a rise in patients coming here from Texas for procedures.
Newsom Campaign Theme In Days Before Recall Election: Don't Let California Become TexasIn the closing days of the recall effort that could remove Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom, his campaign has found a familiar foil that's as big as Texas. In fact, it is Texas.
San Francisco PR Agency Announces Texas Relocation Program For EmployeesA San Francisco-based public relations agency announced Thursday that it will pay its employees to move out of Texas in order to preserve their reproductive rights.
'Not the Last Word;' Vice President Harris, Bay Area Lawmakers Condemn Texas Abortion Law, SCOTUS DecisionBay Area and state officials lambasted both the U.S. Supreme Court and the Texas state government after the high court declined to approve an emergency petition to stop a Texas law banning abortions six weeks or more after conception.
TEXAS ABORTION LAW: After SCOTUS Decision, Pelosi Says House Will Take Up Bill Protecting Repro RightsHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Thursday that when congress returns to session this month, she plans to bring up a bill that codifies the landmark Roe Vs Wade decision on abortion.
TEXAS ABORTION LAW: Newsom, Planned Parenthood React To Abortion BanAfter a controversial new abortion law went into effect Wednesday in Texas, politicians and activists in California started speaking up.
San Francisco Archbishop, San Diego Bishop Spar Over Biden Receiving CommunionThere’s a deep gulf between Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone of San Francisco and Bishop Robert McElroy of San Diego in the high-stakes debate over whether politicians who support abortion rights should be denied Communion.
American Catholic Bishops Looking To Punish Biden, Other Politicians For Supporting AbortionA group of Catholic Bishops in the U.S. plans to take vote on telling President Joe Biden and other Catholic politicians not to take communion if they support abortion rights.
Trump Administration Cuts California Medicaid Funding Over State's Abortion Coverage MandateThe Trump administration is withholding $200 million in Medicaid funding from California in the first quarter of 2021 because of a state mandate that requires health insurance providers to offer coverage for abortions.
San Francisco Appeals Court Upholds Trump Administration Ban On Abortion Referrals At Federally-Funded ClinicsA revised rule by the Trump administration that bans federally funded family planning clinics from providing abortion referrals has been upheld by a San Francisco Appeals court.
California Defies Threat Of Fund Loss Over Abortion CoverageCalifornia’s Democratic leaders were defiant Friday after the Trump administration threatened to cut federal health care funding to the nation’s most populous state over its requirement that insurance plans cover abortions.
Trump Threatens California With Health Funding Loss Over Abortion CoverageThe Trump administration on Friday threatened California with a potential loss of federal health care funds over the state's requirement that insurance plans cover abortions.