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Alan Braid is known for defying the Texas abortion law. He’s spent years challenging antiabortion laws.

He is part of a group of male doctors in their 70s and 80s who perform a large portion of abortions in the state, refusing to retire because they remember a time before Roe.
  • Sep 25, 2021

In asking for emergency halt on Texas ban, Justice Dept. describes women, girls desperately seeking abortions out of state

The request to a federal judge comes less than a week after the Biden administration sued Texas over the restrictive abortion law.
  • Sep 15, 2021

Can a Texas resident be sued for getting an abortion out of state? The Post answers questions about the ban.

Post reporters will answer your questions about the Texas law and other state restrictions on Wednesday at 1 p.m. ET.
  • Sep 8, 2021
  • Post Reports

The beginning of the end of Roe v. Wade?

Life in Texas under the nation’s most restrictive abortion law. Plus, the unusual legal strategy that allowed the law to go into effect and how it could be a blueprint for other states to circumvent Roe v. Wade.
  • Sep 7, 2021

Abortion opponents watch for violations of Texas ban as providers weigh legal options

The law prohibiting most abortions relies on an unusual strategy put forward by a former Texas solicitor general.
  • Sep 2, 2021

Biden blasts Supreme Court refusal to block Texas abortion ban; Pelosi vows vote on House bill to ensure abortion access

Five conservative justices said the law ending most abortions in Texas will stay in place while legal battle continues.
  • Sep 2, 2021

White House proposes $1.8 trillion package that would dramatically expand education, safety net programs

Universal preschool and free community college are among a plethora of initiatives that would be paid for by tax increases and IRS changes.
  • Apr 28, 2021

Before he stormed the Capitol, ex-W.Va. lawmaker harassed women at an abortion clinic

Derrick Evans built a brand as a confrontational local activist known for harassing people he deemed immoral or threatening. Usually, his targets were women or people of color.
  • Jan 16, 2021
  • Post Reports

What happened at UNC-Chapel Hill?

The coronavirus outbreak at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill could be a cautionary tale for other higher education institutions. Joe Biden’s decades-long journey for the Democratic nomination. And, untangling the legacy of Susan B. Anthony.
  • Aug 20, 2020
  • Post Reports

A reprieve for abortion rights

The Supreme Court strikes down a restrictive Louisiana abortion law. Surging coronavirus infections in the United States. And, Mississippi votes to remove the Confederate symbol from its state flag.
  • Jun 29, 2020