Kansans For Life http://kmuw.org en Groups Renew Effort To Rezone Land Near Abortion Provider http://kmuw.org/post/groups-renew-effort-rezone-land-near-abortion-provider <p>Abortion opponents are redoubling their efforts in Wichita to use zoning laws to drive out a clinic that provides abortions.<br><br>Representatives from four groups will ask Wichita's City Council Tuesday to rezone the neighborhood around the South Wind Women's Center to ban abortions.<br><br>Speakers from Kansans for Life, Operation Rescue, World of Life Church and the Kansas Coalition for Life are on the council agenda.<br><br>The city planning commission rejected a similar effort to rezone the building earlier this year.<br> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 12:25:53 +0000 Associated Press 21850 at http://kmuw.org Brownback Resisting 'Fetal Heartbeat' Abortion Measure http://kmuw.org/post/brownback-resisting-fetal-heartbeat-abortion-measure <p>Gov. Sam Brownback and Republican legislative leaders are resisting a group's effort to include an "fetal heartbeat" abortion measure on the agenda for legislators in September.<br><br>Gov.&nbsp;Brownback is calling lawmakers into special session on September 3 to rewrite the state's "Hard 50" criminal sentencing law.<br> Wed, 31 Jul 2013 12:23:21 +0000 Associated Press 21218 at http://kmuw.org With New Rules For Abortion Providers In Effect, Planned Parenthood's Lawsuit Continues http://kmuw.org/post/new-rules-abortion-providers-effect-planned-parenthoods-lawsuit-continues <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/kcur/audio/2013/07/ASabortionlawsuit.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/kcur/files/styles/card_280/public/201307/plannedparenthood.JPG" alt="" /><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In June, two different lawsuits were filed in Kansas over a new state abortion law. Tue, 02 Jul 2013 13:20:45 +0000 Alex Smith 19756 at http://kmuw.org