http://boisestatepublicradio.org en Idaho Woman Arrested For Abortion Is Uneasy Case For Both Sides http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/idaho-woman-arrested-abortion-uneasy-case-both-sides <p>An Idaho woman arrested for inducing her own abortion is taking her case to federal court. Jennie Linn McCormack was charged last year under an obscure Idaho law for ending her pregnancy with RU-486. She joins an increasing number of women who get the so-called abortion pill off the internet. McCormack&rsquo;s attorney says he&rsquo;s willing to take the challenge all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court. Meanwhile, neither pro-choice nor pro-life groups are paying attention to the case.</p> Wed, 11 Apr 2012 12:29:10 +0000 Jessica Robinson 3868 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Idaho Woman Arrested For Abortion Is Uneasy Case For Both Sides Study: Health Insurers Charge Idaho Women Hundreds More Than Men http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/study-health-insurers-charge-idaho-women-hundreds-more-men <p>A <a href="http://www.nwlc.org/sites/default/files/pdfs/nwlc_2012_turningtofairness_report.pdf" target="_blank">new nationwide study</a> says Idaho has one of the widest gaps between how much money&nbsp;insurers charge men and women. The survey by the National Women&rsquo;s Law Center found women pay around $700 more each year. The practice, known as &ldquo;gender rating,&rdquo; is banned under the health care overhaul now before&nbsp;the U.S. Supreme Court this week.</p> Mon, 26 Mar 2012 23:31:19 +0000 Jessica Robinson 3086 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Study: Health Insurers Charge Idaho Women Hundreds More Than Men