If Abortion Becomes Banned, Women Still Have Some Options
Emma, 29, Texas.
Elizabeth Nash, state policy analyst, Guttmacher Institute.
Jessica Arons, JD, senior policy counsel, American Civil Liberties Union.
Guttmacher Institute: “Medication Abortion Now Accounts for More Than Half of All US Abortions.”
World Health Organization, Abortion care guideline: “Medical management of induced abortion: Recommendations 27-30 (3.4.2).”
Diane Horvath, MD, OB/GYN, Baltimore.
Meera Shah, MD, chief medical officer, Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic.
Elisabeth Smith, JD, director of state policy and advocacy, Center for Reproductive Rights.
FDA: “Warning Letter, Aidaccess.org, MARCS-CMS 575658 – March 08, 2019.”
Aid Access: “Legal complaint against the FDA,” Sept. 9, 2019.
Contraception: “Exploring the feasibility of obtaining mifepristone and misoprostol from the internet.”
The Guardian: “Georgia woman who took abortion pill has murder charges dismissed.”
The New York Times: “Woman in Texas Charged With Murder in Connection With ‘Self-Induced Abortion.’”
Fast Company: “How an online search for abortion pills landed this woman in jail.”
WCBI: “Murder charges dropped against Starkville woman.”
The Lancet: “Mifepristone and misoprostol versus misoprostol alone for the management of missed miscarriage (MifeMiso): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.”