Abortion-ban ordinances gain ground in New Mexico

265 Views   SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A small New Mexico town near Albuquerque adopted an ordinance Wednesday aimed at blocking the distribution of abortion medication or supplies by mail, extending a wave of local government restrictions on abortion.

New Mexico governor fears a national ban on abortion

255 Views   The governor recently signed two bills into law protecting abortion providers and guaranteeing access to reproductive and gender-affirming care in her state. New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham said Sunday she is worried the U.S. is headed toward a national ban on abortion, as state legislatures and courts

Democratic governors are stockpiling abortion pills in the wake of Texas ruling

278 Views   Democratic governors are stockpiling abortion medications as the future of reproductive health is potentially fought out in federal court. On Monday, Massachusetts Gov. Maura Healey (D) announced the state has already acquired enough doses of mifepristone to last for a year. Healey said the University of Massachusetts Amherst last week purchased

Bill to ban abortions in New Mexico stalls at Roundhouse

236 Views   SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – Abortion and reproductive care are hot topics at the Roundhouse. Wednesday, legislators considered a bill to re-criminalize abortions in certain circumstances, but the bill failed to move forward.