abortion law

Parentless teen denied waiver from abortion consent rule

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - An appellate court has upheld a lower court ruling that a parentless 16-year-old teen in the Florida Panhandle is not “sufficiently mature” to end her pregnancy while seeking a waiver from a state law requiring minors…

Shifting abortion laws cause confusion for patients, clinics

By ANTHONY IZAGUIRRE and STEPHEN GROVES Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The evolving legal landscape around abortion access is causing confusion for providers and patients across the country after the overturning of Roe v. Wade. In Florida, a new…