Former digital editor at The Takeaway, former producer at The Brian Lehrer Show.
Legislatures in more than a dozen states are trying to tighten the laws on abortion. Nebraska passed a law a year ago and 14 others are introducing similar bills. We're talking about this new wave of anti-abortion measures on the air with legal writer Linda Greenhouse. Meanwhile, here's a map showing the current abortion laws in every state, as of January 2011. The information comes from the Guttmacher Institute. Click on each map marker for information on the laws or click the link for detailed information on abortion in that state.
The white map markers represent states that do not have any major restrictions.