Tag Archives: Idaho

Idaho Senate to consider abortion pill-reversal legislation

By Dave Andrusko Following more than “two hours of impassioned testimony,” an Idaho Senate Committee approved SB 1243 which will require that women seeking chemical abortions be provided with information about the possibility that the abortion can

Idaho health department releases list of free ultrasound providers for pregnant women

Idaho Gov. Butch Otter

By Dave Andrusko In late March, pro-life Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter signed a measure that made Idaho the 14th state to require that a pregnant woman be told where she can get a free ultrasound. Under provisions

Idaho Gov. Signs Ultrasound Legislation

Pro-life Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter

By Dave Andrusko Pro-life Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter this week signed a bill that makes Idaho the 14th state to require that a pregnant woman be told where she can get a free ultrasound. On March 1,

Bill headed to Idaho governor’s desk that provides information about free ultrasounds to women considering abortion

By Dave Andrusko BOISE, Idaho–A bill that would make Idaho the 25th state to enact an ultrasound bill measure is now on its way to Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter. With only Democrats voting nay, the Idaho Senate

Planned Parenthood files lawsuit against Idaho webcam abortion laws

By Dave Andrusko The only question was when. That turned out to be Tuesday when Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and Hawaiian Islands filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court against two Idaho laws passed in

Pro-abortion 9th Circuit strikes Idaho’s Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

By Dave Andrusko Right next to the sun rising in the east is the certainty that the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals will strike down any protective abortion statute. And a three-judge panel did just that

Idaho Gov. signs bill to curb web-cam abortions

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This appeared in the April online edition of National Right to Life News. As can all the stories in this 40-page issue, it can be read at www.nrlc.org/uploads/NRLNews/NRLNewsApril2015.pdf. Please pass these stories

Idaho Gov. signs bill to curb web-cam abortions

By Dave Andrusko As of Monday morning, there are now 19 states that require abortionists to perform in-person exams when they use chemical abortifacients. Idaho Gov. C. L. “Butch” Otter signed the bill into law after it

Idaho Senate votes 27-7 to curb web-cam abortions

Bill returns to House for quick reconciliation with Senate version By Dave Andrusko There are currently 18 states that require abortionists to perform in-person exams when they use chemical abortifacients. A similar measure has now passed both

NRLC Director of Education submits new testimony telling Idaho legislative committee danger of chemical abortions may be grossly underestimated

By Dave Andrusko Yesterday NRL News Today brought you the encouraging news that the Idaho Senate State Affairs Committee had passed the Physician Physical Presence Women Protection Act of 2015 on a vote of 7-2 and that

Idaho Senate committee votes 7-2 to curb web-cam abortions, bill on its way to the full Senate

House has already passed bill By Dave Andrusko A bill to require Idaho abortionists to perform in-person exams when they use chemical abortifacients has now passed both the full state House and a Senate committee. Earlier this

Idaho House committee votes 13-4 in favor of law to curb web-cam abortions

By Dave Andrusko After hearing testimony, including from NRLC Director of Education Dr. Randall K. O’Bannon, the Idaho House State Affairs Committee yesterday voted 13-4 in favor of House Bill 154. The measure would require abortionists to