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Truth or Fiction?→ Texas Judge Sought to ‘Hide’ Abortion Pill Hearing Information
On March 14 2023, a popular post to Reddit’s r/politics claimed that a Texas judge intended to “hide” an “abortion hearing,” linking to a post on the legal blog AboveTheLaw.com: As first reported by the Washington Post, Ju
The Dispatch→ The Regulatory Battle over Abortion Pills Heats Up
A Walgreens Pharmacy storefront. (Photo by Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images)Plus: Turmoil at the Federal Trade Commission.The post The Regulatory Battle over Abortion Pills Heats Up appeared first on The Dispatch.
Truth or Fiction?→ Facebook, Google Supplied User Data to Help Police Locate ‘Abortion Seekers’ in the United States?
On March 5 2023, popular posts on Reddit’s r/technology and r/politics featured an article claiming that Google and Facebook (Meta) supplied user data to police prosecuting “abortion seekers”: Facebook and Google are handin
PolitiFact→ The top claims about abortion, fact-checked
New abortion laws and lawsuits continue to pop up across the U.S., making it difficult to sort the noise from the facts. Here are some of the top claims about abortion, fact-checked
Lead Stories→ Fact Check: ’19-Year-Old Girl In Texas’ NOT Sentenced To ’96 Years In Prison’ After Abortion
Was a 19-year-old girl in Texas sentenced to "96 years in prison" after traveling across state lines to gain access to an abortion procedure? No, that's not true: The social media account that shared this post is a satirical one. Furtherm
Truth or Fiction?→ ‘He Gets Us’ Ads and Abortion Access Lawsuit
On February 12 2023, Judd Legum tweeted about “He Gets Us”/Jesus advertisements, claiming that the campaign was financed by the “same group” that is “seeking to ban abortion medication nationwide”: Just FYI, the sa
PolitiFact→ With Roe reversed and Congress deadlocked, states take up new abortion laws
With the abortion debate mostly deadlocked in Washington, the focus is shifting to the states, which are convening their first full legislative sessions since Roe v. Wade was overturned.
PolitiFact→ Instagram posts – More access to contraception increases abortion demand? No, that’s not right
“More contraception availability increases abortion demand."
PolitiFact→ Scott Walker – Yes, governors who oppose abortion did well in midterms – but so did governors who feel the opposite
“Every pro-life Governor up for election in November won – by a large margin.”
PolitiFact→ Aaron Rouse – Virginia state senate candidate makes misleading claim about an abortion ban
“Kevin Adams wants to ban abortion.”
Lead Stories→ Fact Check: New Zealand Does NOT Allow Abortions ‘On Demand For Any Reason Up To Birth’
Does New Zealand allow abortions "on demand for any reason up to birth"? No, that's not true: According to a 2020 law, pregnancy terminations after the 20-week mark undergo a thorough review by at least two licensed health practitioners w
AllSides→ Fact Check: Dem Congressman Claims ‘All Evidence’ Points to Alito Leaking Own Draft in Abortion Case
PolitiFact→ Raphael Warnock – Herschel Walker backs efforts that further his goal of banning abortion
Herschel Walker “wants a nationwide ban on abortion” and said no exceptions “not even for rape or incest or life of the mother.”
PolitiFact→ Where abortion laws stand after the 2022 midterms
Abortion rights supporters cheered a series of pro-abortion results during the 2022 midterm elections. At the same time, voters in many states that passed abortion bans re-elected the governors who enacted them.
PolitiFact→ Instagram posts – Proposition 1 unlikely to remove limits for when abortions are allowed, legal experts say
California’s Proposition 1 includes “a right to abortion up-to-birth.”
PolitiFact→ Politifact Wisconsin’s top campaign season claims on abortion, other hot-button issues
Politifact Wisconsin’s top campaign season claims on abortion, other hot-button issues
FactCheck.org→ FactChecking DSCC’s Abortion Ad in Nevada Senate Race
Adam Laxalt, the Republican candidate for Senate in Nevada, opposes abortion and has called the overturning of Roe v. Wade a “historic victory.” But he has not voiced support for criminalizing abortion for women, as the Democratic Senatorial Campa
PolitiFact→ Kris Mayes – Kris Mayes exaggerates, but as AG, Abraham Hamadeh could seek jail time for abortion providers
Abraham Hamadeh says he will “lock up doctors, nurses, pharmacists” and “punish women for abortion.”
PolitiFact→ Citizens to Support MI Women & Children – Abortion rights opponents make false claim Proposal 3 encompasses gender-affirming care
If Proposal 3 passes, it would allow children to undergo "gender-change therapy without parental consent"
PolitiFact→ In Context: What Stacey Abrams said about the economic aspect of abortion
Georgia governor candidate Stacey Abrams, a Democrat, went on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” and said abortion is an economic issue. But she didn’t claim that having abortions would solve women’s, or families’, inflation-sparked financial challenges.
Truth or Fiction?→ Dr. Oz on Abortion: Between a ‘Woman, Her Doctor, and Local Political Leaders’
On October 26 2022, a post to Reddit’s r/politics suggested that Republican candidate for Senate and television personality Mehmet Oz stated that a decision to have an abortion should be between “a woman, her doctor, and local political lea
PolitiFact→ Ad Watch: Do ‘MAGA Republicans want women arrested for abortion'? A few do, but not all
An ad depicting police handcuffing a woman inside her home claims that “MAGA Republicans” want women arrested for having abortions. GOP lawmakers in some states have proposed bills that would criminally punish women for having abortions.
PolitiFact→ Tony Evers – Evers’ campaign mostly on track about Michels opposing rape, incest exceptions to abortion ban
If a 12-year-old girl became pregnant because of rape or incest, "Tim Michels would force her to deliver the baby."
PolitiFact→ National Republican Senatorial Committee – NRSC wrong that Mandela Barnes has come out “in favor of abortion up until the moment of birth.”
“Mandela Barnes came out in favor of abortion up until the moment of birth.”
AllSides→ Ads Distort Oz’s Position on Abortion, Taxes and Social Security
https://www.factcheck.org/2022/10/ads-distort-ozs-position-on-abortion-taxes-and-social-security/ Ads f
AllSides→ Fact Check: Did Stacey Abrams Suggest Abortions Can Ease Inflation?
PolitiFact→ State spending, school funding, abortion: fact-checking Iowa’s gubernatorial debate
State spending, school funding, abortion: fact-checking Iowa’s gubernatorial debate.
FactCheck.org→ Ads Distort Oz’s Position on Abortion, Taxes and Social Security
Ads from two Democratic-aligned super PACs distort Dr. Mehmet Oz’s positions on taxes, Social Security and Medicare, and abortion. An ad from Senate Majority PAC says Oz would “hike taxes on working families” based on Oz’s vagu
PolitiFact→ Seizing on abortion, Democrats claim Republicans back no-exceptions bans. That isn’t true for all
The Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade, and subsequent state laws tightening restrictions on abortion, spurred Democrats to elevate the issue of abortion in their election campaigns. Some ads that claim Republicans back abortion bans withou
FactCheck.org→ Unraveling Wisconsin GOP Candidate’s Abortion Position
Wisconsin Republican gubernatorial candidate Tim Michels — who opposes abortion rights —made headlines when he said in a radio interview last month that as governor, he would sign an abortion ban that included exceptions for rape and incest. A Face
PolitiFact→ Katie Hobbs – AZ GOP governor hopeful Lake called a near-total abortion ban law ‘great’
Kari Lake has “gone on the record saying she supports Arizona's complete abortion ban. She's called it a great law.”
PolitiFact→ Kari Lake – Arizona GOP governor candidate Kari Lake misleads on opponent’s abortion law vote
“Katie Hobbs voted for allowing a baby who survives an abortion — that the hospital would refuse medical care and allow the baby to die on a cold metal tray.”
PolitiFact→ In Context: What J.D. Vance said about rape, abortion and ‘inconvenience’
During a Senate debate, U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, D-Ohio, said Republican rival J.D. Vance “called rape inconvenient.” Vance denied that. We reviewed Vance’s comments about abortion in cases of rape.
PolitiFact→ The facts about Iowa’s 2nd District congressional candidates and abortion
Those who have followed the near 50-year aftermath of the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark Roe v. Wade, a 1973 r
PolitiFact→ Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee – Adam Laxalt supports letting states restrict abortion, but hasn’t called for bans with no exceptions
Adam Laxalt “would let Nevada and other states ban abortion with zero exceptions.”
PolitiFact→ Bo Hines – Bo Hines misrepresents Wiley Nickel’s views on abortion
Wiley Nickel supports “abortion all the way up until the point of birth, even post-birth.”
AllSides→ In AZ Senate debate, Kelly and Masters trade barbs over immigration, abortion. We fact-checked them
PolitiFact→ In AZ Senate debate, Kelly and Masters trade barbs over immigration, abortion. We fact-checked them
The biggest news in the Arizona Senate debate was Republican Blake Masters saying he has yet to see evidence that flawed vote counts affected the 2020 election. We fact-checked 5 of Masters’ and Kelly’s claims.
PolitiFact→ EMILY's List – Attack ad exaggerates Ted Budd's involvement in anti-abortion bill
Ted Budd “helped write legislation to outlaw abortion nationwide with no exceptions for rape or incest — a law that could even put doctors in jail.”