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Arizona AG: Woman faked cancer to get abortion

Arizona AG: Woman faked cancer to get abortion

Chalice Renee Zeitner is accused of telling her obstetrician that she had cancer and her pregnancy put her life in further danger.

May 12, 2015 4:45 pm Related
Arizona abortion law based on bad science, physician group says

Arizona abortion law based on bad science, physician group says

Law says women must be told a medical abortion may be reversible.

April 04, 2015 7:53 pmLoading…

Letters to the editor

Letters on marijuana growing, Medicaid, Richard Elias, distasteful photo. 

December 18, 2014 6:30 pmLoading…
Arizona 'pregnant man' charged with stalking wife

Arizona 'pregnant man' charged with stalking wife

Thomas Trace Beatie was released from jail Thursday night.

November 21, 2014 1:12 pm Related Loading…
Estimating due dates; when parents argue

Estimating due dates; when parents argue

Dr. Michael Roizen and Dr. Mehmet Oz answer readers' questions.

November 03, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Arizona school district may alter textbook due to abortion law

Arizona school district may alter textbook due to abortion law

Critics: A state law says Arizona has a strong interest in "promoting childbirth and adoption over elective abortion."

October 30, 2014 10:38 amLoading…
Tucson couple becomes family of 6

Tucson couple becomes family of 6

Alicia and Brandon Alston welcomed arrival of two boys, two girls.

September 30, 2014 7:00 am Video Photos

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Arizona abortion case likely going to Supreme Court

Arizona abortion case likely going to Supreme Court

Arizona has denied the use of a drug combination for medical abortions.

September 02, 2014 6:00 pmLoading…
Shower games predict girl for Tucson zoo's pregnant elephant

Shower games predict girl for Tucson zoo's pregnant elephant

Nearly 1,000 people attend baby shower for Reid Park Zoo's pregnant pachyderm.

June 29, 2014 4:32 pm Related Loading…
Reid Park Zoo hosts elephant baby shower Sunday

Reid Park Zoo hosts elephant baby shower Sunday

Reid Park Zoo celebrates pending birth of first calf born at zoo. 

June 25, 2014 2:00 pmLoading…

Court ruling: Arizona abortion restrictions to remain blocked

PHOENIX — Calling the measure likely illegal, a federal appeals court this morning blocked the state from telling doctors how they can and cannot use certain drugs for abortions.

June 03, 2014 11:04 amLoading…

Judges question Arizona's restrictions of abortion pills

Federal appellate judges this morning questioned the legal justification of Arizona lawmakers in restricting — if not banning outright — the ability of women to terminate a pregnancy using medication instead of surgery.

May 13, 2014 11:30 amLoading…

Arizona lawmakers OK plan for unannounced abortion clinic inspections

PHOENIX — Citing everything from protecting women’s health to God’s opposition to the procedure, state senators gave final approval Wednesday to allowing unannounced warrantless inspection of abortion clinics.

April 09, 2014 6:15 pmLoading…

Appeals court grants temporary halt to new Ariz. abortion rules

PHOENIX — A federal appeals court on Wednesday put Arizona’s new abortion law on hold, at least for the time being.

April 03, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Judge rejects bid to delay new abortion rules in Arizona

PHOENIX — New restrictions on drug-induced abortions will take effect this morning as had been scheduled.

April 01, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Federal judge in Tucson is asked to block abortion-drug restrictions

A state law regulating the use of drugs prescribed in medical abortions would put unfair obstacles in the paths of women seeking abortions, opponents of the law argued in federal court in Tucson on Wednesday.

March 26, 2014 5:00 pm Related Loading…

Abortion curb should take effect as scheduled April 1, state argues

PHOENIX — An attorney for the state is asking a judge to rebuff a bid by abortion providers to prevent a new restriction  from taking effect as scheduled less than two weeks form now.

March 20, 2014 3:00 pmLoading…

Planned Parenthood fights impending limits on RU-486

PHOENIX — Planned Parenthood and a Tucson gynecologist are asking a federal judge to block new rules that will sharply restrict the ability to perform abortions using drugs instead of surgery.

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House approves warrantless abortion clinic inspections

PHOENIX — Citing the need to protect women’s lives, the state House voted Tuesday to allow state health officials to make unannounced inspections at abortion clinics without first getting a warrant.

March 04, 2014 5:00 pmLoading…

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