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Herring: Abortion Clinics Can be Exempted from New Standards

New, strict building standards should not be applied retroactively to existing abortion clinics, Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring said Monday in an opinion contradicting advice given by his Republican predecessor.

05/04/2015

U.S. Supreme Court members pose for photographs in 2010. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Scalia: Court Gives ‘Abortion-Rights Advocates A Pass When It Comes To Suppressing Free-Speech Of Opponents’

The Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a 35-foot protest-free zone outside abortion clinics in Massachusetts.

06/26/2014

Anti-abortion protesters pray outside the US Supreme Court (Photo Credit: MLADEN ANTONOV / AFP / Getty Images)

Planned Parenthood Clinic Sues Anti-Abortion Grandpa

Dick Retta stands outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in downtown Washington three days a week, trying to persuade pregnant women not to get abortions. The 80-year-old grandfather has been coming to the clinic for eight years and said he’s personally persuaded over 400 women to leave this clinic and others.

04/04/2012