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Planned Parenthood announces new president, pro-life advocates react

Sep 13, 2018

By Christine Rousselle

Dr. Leana Wen, a former Baltimore City Commissioner of Health, is the new president of Planned Parenthood. The abortion provider... Read more

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Senate amendment to defund Planned Parenthood fails

Aug 24, 2018

The Senate on Thursday rejected a measure that would have blocked federal government funding to Planned Parenthood. The amendment, proposed... Read more

Planned Parenthood sues after South Carolina bans Medicaid funds for abortion clinics

Aug 1, 2018

Planned Parenthood has filed a lawsuit challenging a South Carolina executive order barring Medicaid funds from going toward any health... Read more

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Planned Parenthood asked to prove fetal tissue was not sold for profit

Jul 21, 2018

Attorneys for David Daleiden, a pro-life advocate and journalist who released videos on Planned Parenthood’s fetal tissue procurement, have asked... Read more

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Planned Parenthood sues Idaho over new abortion law

Jul 18, 2018

Planned Parenthood filed a lawsuit Tuesday opposing a new Idaho law that requires abortion providers to report abortion-related medical complications... Read more

Stop Sex Abuse press conference at the U.S. Capital, June 7, 2018. Courtesy photo.

Congressmen call for investigation into Planned Parenthood abuse cover-ups

Jun 7, 2018

By Christine Rousselle

Several members of Congress have asked the federal government to investigate allegations that Planned Parenthood has covered-up acts of sexual... Read more

Did Planned Parenthood cover up child abuse and sex trafficking?

May 30, 2018

By Christine Rousselle

In 2011, after undercover footage appeared to show Planned Parenthood officials failing to report suspected sex abuse of minors, the... Read more

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US Supreme Court won't hear challenge to Arkansas abortion pill law

May 29, 2018

By Christine Rousselle

The Supreme Court will not hear Planned Parenthood’s challenge to a 2015 law in Arkansas that requires doctors administering abortion... Read more

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Do the Title X changes really threaten women's healthcare access?

May 29, 2018

By Christine Rousselle

A federal government proposal to remove Title X funding from programs and facilities that perform abortions has drawn considerable media... Read more

Commentary: Trump/Reagan Title X Protect Life Rule 

May 21, 2018

By Rep. Chris Smith

Last Friday, the Trump Administration announced its intention to reassert and promulgate portions of President Ronald Reagan’s modest but necessary... Read more

Title X restrictions on Planned Parenthood a 'major victory'

May 18, 2018

Pro-life advocates lauded a federal government proposal that aims to remove Title X funding from programs and facilities that promote... Read more

Lawmakers petition for rules keeping Title X funds away from abortion groups

May 3, 2018

Better rules are needed to ban Title X federal family planning funds to organizations that also perform abortions, members of... Read more

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Appeals court blocks Ohio law defunding Planned Parenthood

Apr 19, 2018

An Ohio law which blocked federal taxpayer funding to Planned Parenthood clinics in the state was struck down by a... Read more

Supreme Court declines to hear pro-life group's undercover video appeal

Apr 4, 2018

By Christine Rousselle

The Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear an appeal from a pro-life group seeking to release undercover footage detailing... Read more

Governor Pete Ricketts.

Amid political pressure, Nebraska works to prevent abortion funding

Mar 22, 2018

By Kevin J. Jones

Following reports that some Title X funds have wrongly gone to abortion-related expenses, Nebraska is considering stronger budget restrictions, but... Read more

Cecile Richards.

Cecile Richards reportedly stepping down from Planned Parenthood

Jan 24, 2018

Cecile Richards, who has served as president of Planned Parenthood since 2006, will soon step down from her position, two... Read more

Report: Government funds largest source of Planned Parenthood revenue

Jan 4, 2018

By Christine Rousselle

Planned Parenthood reported that it received more than $500 million in government funding last year, while performing more than 300,000... Read more

Companies admit illegal fetal tissue sales, end California operations. Is Planned Parenthood next?

Dec 12, 2017

By Kevin J. Jones

The trade in fetal tissue from aborted babies proved costly for two bioscience companies who will admit fault, cease California... Read more

Spanish Planned Parenthood subsidiary stripped of government benefits

Nov 29, 2017

Spain’s National Court has ruled that the Family Planning Federation, a subsidiary of Planned Parenthood International, can no longer be... Read more

Is the FBI preparing to investigate Planned Parenthood?

Nov 15, 2017

An FBI request for un-redacted Planned Parenthood documents from the U.S. Senate could signal an investigation into whether the abortion... Read more