abortion

Local/Regional News
3:37 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

House Committee Blocks New Abortion Measures

A handful of bills amending the state's informed consent laws regarding abortion were defeated by a state House committee Thursday.

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Local/Regional News
4:24 pm
Wed February 5, 2014

Ultrasound Bill Easily Passes Ky. Senate

A bill that would penalize physicians who do not administer ultrasounds prior to performing abortions cleared the state Senate Wednesday.

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Local/Regional News
5:00 pm
Fri January 31, 2014

Second Abortion Measure Heads To Senate

A second abortion bill passed a state Senate committee Thursday.

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Local/Regional News
4:27 pm
Wed January 22, 2014

Senate Approves Bill Requiring In-Person Consultation Before Abortions

State Sen. Reggie Thomas argues against informed consent bill.
Credit Josh James / WUKY

A Senate bill requiring a face-to-face consultation between a woman and her health care provider before she has an abortion passed Wednesday.

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Local/Regional News
3:33 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

Ky. Lawmaker Includes New Abortion Restrictions In Domestic Violence Bill

Republican State Rep. Joe Fischer has amended a bill expanding domestic violence protections to include language further limiting abortions.

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Local/Regional News
3:23 pm
Mon August 20, 2012

Health Exchange Reignites Abortion Debate

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Republican state lawmakers are moving to exclude coverage of abortions from any policies offered by the newly-created Kentucky Health Exchange Network, but opponents are calling the effort "unnecessary. "

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