On the topic of abortion, GetReligion has mastered the, um, fine art of sounding like a broken record.
The latest case study comes to us courtesy of the Houston Chronicle, which reports on today's front page:
AUSTIN — Abortion providers and advocates filed a lawsuit in federal court Thursday to challenge a new Texas law banning a common second-trimester medical procedure, the latest in a long-running series of legal fights over women’s health in the state.
Notice any peculiar wording there?
If you are (1) pro-choice or (2) a journalist in a typical left-leaning newsroom, you may not.
But if you are (1) pro-life or (2) a journalist committed to treating all sides of this contentious debate impartially, this phrasing may stick out to you: