Archive columns while Hax is away.
Chalice Renee Zeitner is accused of telling her obstetrician that she had cancer and her pregnancy put her life in further danger.
Law says women must be told a medical abortion may be reversible.
Letters on marijuana growing, Medicaid, Richard Elias, distasteful photo.
Thomas Trace Beatie was released from jail Thursday night.
Dr. Michael Roizen and Dr. Mehmet Oz answer readers' questions.
Critics: A state law says Arizona has a strong interest in "promoting childbirth and adoption over elective abortion."
Alicia and Brandon Alston welcomed arrival of two boys, two girls.
Arizona has denied the use of a drug combination for medical abortions.
Nearly 1,000 people attend baby shower for Reid Park Zoo's pregnant pachyderm.
Reid Park Zoo celebrates pending birth of first calf born at zoo.
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.
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.
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.
PHOENIX — A federal appeals court on Wednesday put Arizona’s new abortion law on hold, at least for the time being.
PHOENIX — New restrictions on drug-induced abortions will take effect this morning as had been scheduled.
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.
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.
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.
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.