| Apr 27, 2013
| 12:46 PM
Maryland health officials may ask state lawmakers for permission to oversee plastic surgery centers, a move inspired in part by the death of a Lochearn woman after liposuction.
The state health department had already been considering whether to ask...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 6:58 PM
A Baltimore abortion clinic whose license was suspended last week disputes that a patient suffered cardiac arrest at its facility, as the state contends.
The administrator for the clinic, Associates in Ob/Gyn Care LLC on North Calvert Street, said in a...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 4:00 AM
When your grandmother gets some bad news, do you tell her: "Well, at least you have your abortion rights"?
Why not? Maybe it's because whatever you think of abortion, the right to have one is not synonymous with a woman's health.
But don't tell that...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Thank you for publishing Maria Santo's piece on abortion ("Our society needs to find a solution other than abortion Jan. 22"). Our community suffers from the effects of abortion every day. Women are hurt by their past abortions, men suffer because they...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Two-thirds of American voters support Roe v. Wade. Women overwhelmingly favored Barack Obama over Mitt Romney, the Republican who wanted to de-fund Planned Parenthood and overturn Roe. Public approval of Congress is at or near its lowest level ever...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Letter writer John Murphy contends that religious freedom is not under threat because we have Catholics in government ("Lori's views outside the Catholic mainstream," June 19). These politicians are only Catholics when it is convenient and do not adhere...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 5:15 AM
The Sun has accused the GOP ad nauseum of declaring a war on women, whether it concerns abortion or free birth control pills ("Republicans, choice and pain," June 21). Well, I'm accusing The Sun of waging a war on helpless babies, especially since The Sun...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 10:09 AM
State Sen. Nancy Jacobs, a Republican representing District 34 that includes parts of Harford and Cecil counties along the Route 40 corridor, announced Tuesday that she will not be seeking re-election next year.
"After nearly a year of thoughtful...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 5:23 PM
A generational shift within the Maryland Republican Party picked up steam Tuesday as a veteran GOP senator called an end to her legislative career and a conservative favorite launched an audacious challenge to an incumbent Democratic congressman.
| Jun 14, 2013
| 7:06 PM
A state panel restored the license of the doctor who is medical director of a group of abortion clinics accused by state regulators of putting women's health at risk, while the licenses of two other physicians who worked at the clinics remain suspended....
| Jun 7, 2013
| 6:45 AM
With this abortion doctor from the Philadelphia area having been found guilty of murder and sentenced to life imprisonment for killing babies or letting them die through lack of care and sustenance ("Doctor given 2 life terms in abortion case," May 15)...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 5:47 PM
The state suspended the medical licenses of three doctors at abortion clinics accused by state regulators of putting women's health at risk — including one case in which a woman died.
The suspensions include Dr. Mansour G. Panah, the medical...