A Tennessee woman died from a ruptured tubal pregnancy five days after taking RU-486. A lawsuit alleges that clinic failed to diagnose her medical condition, resulting in her death. Click here for more information.
Medical and women's groups join in petition to the Food and Drug Administration to halt the distribution and marketing of RU-486 pending review of the safety of RU-486. At least six women developed serious illnesses and at least two women have died after taking RU-486 to cause an abortion.