How the FDA’s decision to allow the telemedical prescription of Mifepristone does (and does not) change abortion Part One: Easier for Abortionists

By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D. NRL Director of Education & Research When the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) was first considering authorizing the sale of the chemical abortifacient mifepristone (also known as RU-486), reporters used to ask me all the time how I thought this would “change the abortion debate.” I tended to respond …

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As UMass plans to dispense abortion pills this fall, what might the fallout be?

By Laura Nicole  The University of Massachusetts (UMass) Amherst will make abortions available to students through university health centers next fall, according to a story in the Boston Globe. The move comes as a bill that would require abortion pills to be dispensed at all public Massachusetts universities is currently in committee. Students and lawmakers …

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