Ethics 1 MIN READ Abortion A physician may perform an abortion in accordance with good medical practice and under circumstances that do not violate the law. Ethics 2 MIN READ Mandatory Parental Consent to Abortion Physicians should ascertain the law in their state on parental involvement to ensure that their practices are consistent with their legal obligations. Press Releases Jun 29, 2020 ·1 MIN READ AMA statement on Supreme Court ruling in Louisiana abortion case Today’s decision is a victory for patients and a strike against government interference in the patient-physician relationship. Ethics 3 MIN READ Research Using Human Fetal Tissue The use of fetal tissue for research purposes raises a number of ethical considerations. Press Releases Jul 31, 2018 ·15 MIN READ AMA opposes proposed rule on Title X family planning program AMA urged HHS Secretary to withdraw the Administration’s NPRM that proposes to revise the regulations governing the federal Title X family planning program. Press Releases Jun 27, 2016 ·1 MIN READ High court protects patients from unjustified government intrusion The AMA applauds the Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt ruling, which protects patients from unjustified government intrusion in medicine. Press Releases Sep 21, 2021 ·9 MIN READ Leading medical groups file amicus brief in Dobbs v. Jackson New amicus brief demonstrates medical consensus of opposition to Mississippi abortion restriction legislation. Press Releases Jun 25, 2019 ·4 MIN READ AMA lawsuit to protect patient-physician relationship in North Dakota AMA filed a lawsuit today challenging constitutionality of ND laws that compel physicians to provide misleading reproductive health information. Press Releases Jun 24, 2022 ·2 MIN READ Ruling an egregious allowance of government intrusion into medicine AMA deeply disturbed by Supreme Court’s decision to overturn nearly a half century of precedent protecting patients’ right to critical reproductive health care. Press Releases Jun 14, 2022 ·2 MIN READ AMA bolsters opposition to wider criminalization of reproductive health The AMA adopted policy recognizing human rights violations when government intrudes into medicine and impedes access to safe, evidence-based reproductive health services. Pagination Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Next page Arrow left Created with Sketch.