2nd Woman Says Herschel Walker Involved In Her Abortion + More News

A second woman has alleged that Herschel Walker, the Republican nominee in Georgia's Senate race, was involved in her getting an abortion. The woman says Walker had "pressured" her into getting an abortion after she learned she was pregnant in April 1993.
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Axios: A second woman has alleged that Herschel Walker, the GOP nominee in Georgia’s Senate race, was involved in her getting an abortion. The woman says Walker had “pressured” her into getting an abortion after she learned she was pregnant in April 1993. Continue reading “2nd Woman Says Herschel Walker Involved In Her Abortion + More News”

Ex-Girlfriend Says Herschel Walker Urged Her To Have 2nd Abortion

A woman claims Herschel Walker not only paid for her 2009 abortion but in 2011 urged her to terminate a second pregnancy.
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Earlier this week, a woman came forward claiming Herschel Walker, currently the Republican Senate nominee in Georgia, paid for her abortion in 2009.

Now, speaking with The New York Times, she says Walker urged her to terminate a second pregnancy two years later. She refused and had the child instead. Continue reading “Ex-Girlfriend Says Herschel Walker Urged Her To Have 2nd Abortion”

Anti-Abortion Herschel Walker Paid For Girlfriend’s Abortion + More News

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The Daily Beast: GOP Senate candidate Herschel Walker says he’s anti-abortion – except when it comes to his own affairs. He reportedly got his girlfriend pregnant in 2009, urged her to get an abortion, reimbursed her for it (she has the receipt), then sent her a ‘get well’ card. Walker denies the allegations. Continue reading “Anti-Abortion Herschel Walker Paid For Girlfriend’s Abortion + More News”

Sheryl Lee Ralph And More Great Emmy Wins + More News

LGBTQ ally and forever Dreamgirl Sheryl Lee Ralph took home the trophy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series in Abbott Elementary. This is an acceptance speech for the ages.
Sheryl Lee Ralph on her Emmy Award win (image via Emmys.com)

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Gayety: Check out highlights for LGBTQ artists and allies at the 74th Primetime Emmy Awards. My favorite moment – longtime LGBTQ ally and forever Dreamgirl Sheryl Lee Ralph took home the trophy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series in Abbott Elementary. This is an acceptance speech for the ages. Continue reading “Sheryl Lee Ralph And More Great Emmy Wins + More News”

Ricky Martin’s Accuser Revealed To Be Nephew + More News

Ricky Martin's 21-year-old nephew has accused Martin of physical and psychological abuse during a 7 month relationship. Martin denies all of the allegations.
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PEOPLE: Shortly after denying allegations made against him in a domestic violence restraining order that was filed in Puerto Rico, Ricky Martin’s accuser has been revealed as his 21-year-old nephew, Dennis Yadiel Sanchez. Representatives for Martin told PEOPLE, “The allegations against Ricky Martin…are completely false and fabricated.” Continue reading “Ricky Martin’s Accuser Revealed To Be Nephew + More News”

Indiana Doctor Did Report 10-Year-Old’s Rape As Required

Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita looked foolish after accusing a doctor of not reporting an abortion performed on a 10-year-old girl from Ohio. Then the report showed up.
Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita (R)

After news reports of a 10-year-old girl in Ohio being raped and having to travel to Indiana to obtain an abortion went viral, anti-abortion conservatives tried to throw cold water on the story expressing skepticism that the story was true.

When officials in Ohio announced they’d arrested and charged the suspect, the Attorney General of Indiana, Todd Rokita (R), decided to smear the physician who treated the child declaring she hadn’t properly reported the case to officials in Indiana within the required three-day window after the procedure.

Now, of course, the required report byDr. Caitlin Bernard, has surfaced. Continue reading “Indiana Doctor Did Report 10-Year-Old’s Rape As Required”

Ohio Man Arrested For Rape Of 10-Year-Old Girl Who Traveled To Indiana For Help

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Following the Supreme Court’s reversal of Roe v. Wade last month, I reported on a 10-year-old Ohio girl who was forced to travel to Indiana for an abortion after being raped due to the Buckeye State’s trigger law going into effect.

Several conservatives called the story a lie due to the timing with the Roe u-turn. But on Tuesday, a man in Columbus was charged with impregnating the girl. Continue reading “Ohio Man Arrested For Rape Of 10-Year-Old Girl Who Traveled To Indiana For Help”