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Wake Commission Nixes Abortion Coverage for County Employeesnew

The News & Observer is reporting that Wake County Manager David Cooke changed the policy Wednesday and that elective abortions are no longer covered. The county's self-insurance plan, The N&O reported, will pay for abortions in cases of incest, rape or danger to the life of the mother.
INDY Week  |  Bob Geary  |  02-12-2010  |  Policy Issues

Inside the Illustrious Career of Dr. Howard Levinenew

Botched abortions, Viagra prescriptions, fast-food extortion, and steroid trafficking were just the beginning.
Seattle Weekly  |  Rick Anderson  |  05-19-2008  |  Science

Free the Pill!new

It's highly effective and "safer than aspirin." Selling it over the counter could prevent hundreds of thousands of abortions annually. So why on earth can't women get their birth control without a prescription?
East Bay Express  |  Kara Platoni  |  06-27-2005  |  Sex

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