"Although Jane Doe, as she was known in court documents, was legally allowed to terminate her pregnancy on Oct. 25, her case is part of an alarming new assault on abortion rights for one of the most vulnerable populations: undocumented teenagers held in government custody."
"Allegations raised by Hartford GYN staff — which prompted Hartford’s mayor last month to propose an ordinance cracking down on crisis pregnancy centers — portray the center as willfully deceptive, masquerading as a reproductive health clinic while dispensing mostly faith-based, non-medical advice."
'"It is unimaginable that a woman seeking an abortion would be lied to, shamed, and given medically incorrect information when she thinks she is in a real medical office. Yet that is happening on a regular basis right here in Hartford.'"
"In Hartford, proponents of the measure are taking aim at a Jefferson Street facility known as the Hartford Women’s Center, located just steps from Hartford GYN Center, an independent abortion clinic. Detractors say the women’s center was set up there to intercept Hartford GYN patients."
"The Trump administration is rolling back the Obama-era requirement that employer-provided health insurance policies cover birth control methods at no cost to women."