More on Family Planning

Bans on abortion by telemedicine growing

RNS () — The war over abortion is going digital. Missouri last month joined six other states that have enacted … Continued

Former charity head confirmed as U.S. ambassador to Vatican

RNS () — The U.S. Senate has confirmed former Catholic Relief Services head Ken Hackett to be the next ambassador … Continued

Donations recover at controversial Catholic charity

Fundraising for the flagship anti-poverty program of the U.S. Catholic bishops is slowly recovering after being battered by the recession … Continued

Doctors warn against’reproductive coercion’

When a husband hides a wife’s birth control pills or a boyfriend takes off a condom in the middle of … Continued

Pope Benedict XVI tightens church control over Catholic charities

VATICAN CITY — Bishops must exercise closer supervision over Catholic charities and ensure that their activities do not contradict church … Continued

Cizik: It is time to act

The comment earlier this summer by Senate candidate Todd Aiken (R-Mo.) about “legitimate rape” was not just astonishing to pro-life … Continued

Evangelical coalition rallies behind family planning

WASHINGTON — A coalition of evangelicals is calling on fellow Christians to support access to family planning across the world, … Continued

‘Legitimate rape’ remark fuels women’s increasing skepticism about religion

AP Todd Akin, Republican candidate for U.S. Senator from Missouri taking questions on Aug. 10, 2012 after speaking at the … Continued

Amid political battle, Catholic bishops promote ‘natural’ family planning

Amid a battle with President Obama over a new contraception mandate, the nation’s Roman Catholic bishops are promoting “natural” family … Continued

Faith-based organizations to make new commitments at London Family Planning Summit

When the British government and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation bring together governments, donors, civil society, the private sector … Continued