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  1. Judge blocks Texas cutting Medicaid to Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News Talk Florida

    A federal judge ruled Tuesday that Texas can't cut off Medicaid dollars to Planned Parenthood over secretly recorded videos taken by anti-abortion activists in 2015 that launched Republican efforts across the U.S. to defund the nation's largest abortion provider. An injunction issued by U.S. District Sam Sparks of Austin comes after he delayed making decision in January and essentially bought Planned Parenthood an extra month in the state's Medicaid program.

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  2. A Judge Stopped Texas From Defunding Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Teen Vogue

    ... clinics in the state will see Medicaid funding again, but it still does not mean that money will go toward abortion. Medicaid funding can only go toward an abortion if the woman's life is in danger or in cases of sexual assault, so CNN reports the ...

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  3. A Federal Judge Blocked Texas From Attempting To Defund Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Refinery 29

    On Tuesday, a federal judge ruled to block Texas from withholding Medicaid funds from Planned Parenthood over heavily doctored video footage taken by anti-abortion activists that claimed that the health care provider sold fetal tissue. The footage, which was circulated in 2015, sparked Republican efforts to defund Planned Parenthood across the U.S. However, the Associated Press reports that U.S. District Court Judge Sam Sparks of Austin, Texas, ruled that the footage fails to offer sufficient evidence for why Planned Parenthood should lose funding.

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  4. Federal Judge Blocks Texas from Defunding Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Democracy Now

    Back in the United States, a federal judge has blocked Texas from defunding Planned Parenthood. Judge Sam Sparks issued an injunction in favor of the women's healthcare organization, after Texas tried to cut off Medicaid funding for non-abortion services to Planned Parenthood.

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  5. Roe v. Wade: The real truthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    Pro-abortion activists want women to think the 1973 Supreme Court ruling known as Roe v. Wade is, without question, a good thing.

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  6. Virginia governor vetoes bill to defund Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jurist

    HB 2264 [official summary] sought to remove funding from any provider that performed any abortion or abortion related services from receiving any federal funding including medicare coverage. The governor vetoed the bill in hopes of stabilizing health care services.

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  7. Statement on House Health Quality Subcommittee Vote on HB 19 from Florida Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Capital Soup

    Statement on the House Health Quality Subcommittee's Vote on HB 19 from Florida Alliance of Planned Parenthood Affiliates Executive Director, Laura Goodhue: "This bill is yet another attack on access to safe, legal abortion care. This dangerous bill is a blatant attempt to intimidate and shutter safe and law-abiding abortion providers.

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  8. Watch: Life or Death Reasons to #DefundPlannedParenthoodRead the original story

    Wednesday | Christian Newswire

    As Congress prepares to vote on legislation that would halt tax payments to Planned Parenthood, a new video showing the urgent need to defund America's largest abortion provider has been released by Operation Rescue. The video shows 18 ambulances that have responded to Planned Parenthood abortion facilities over the past year to transport patients suffering medical emergencies to local emergency rooms.

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  9. Judge Rules That Texas Can't Defund Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Lucky

    ... have to subsidize this repugnant and illegal conduct. We should never lose sight of the fact that, as long as abortion is legal in the United States, the potential for these types of horrors will continue." Arkansas, Alabama, Kansas, Mississippi, ...

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  10. Eugenicist Bill Gates outraged over Trump's Planned Parenthood cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NewsTarget.com

    When President Donald Trump signed an executive order reinstating Mexico City Policy - defunding international abortion efforts, like those of Planned Parenthood - it garnered quite a lot of approval and many Americans were excited by the turning of the tide. When former president Barack Obama took office, he swiftly took action to overturn the policy, ensuring that international abortion businesses could receive federal funding.

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  11. Rosemary McLeod: Farewell Jane Roe, complicated champion of abortion rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Norma McCorvey, right, was the anonymous plaintiff known as Jane Roe in the Supreme Court's landmark 1973 Roe vs Wade ruling legalising abortion in the US. OPINION: It was Jane Roe's fate to be the fragile basis on which American women won abortion rights back in 1973.

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  12. Judge Blocks TX Attempt to Cut Medicaid Funds From Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | RedState

    ... by Planned Parenthood officials to traffic in fetal body parts, as well as manipulate the timing and method of an abortion. Even the remains of the most vicious criminals are treated with respect. But the children who never had a chance at life ...

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  13. Keeping My Promise to America's 'Abortion King'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Family Research Council

    ... abortionist and co-founder of NARAL (NARAL Pro-Choice America). He worked with Betty Friedan and others to legalize abortion in the U.S. After killing more than 60,000 babies, he had a profound conversion after seeing the development of the pre-born ...

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  14. Norma McCorvey died from heart failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Newberry Observer

    ... lawyers in Dallas, Sarah Weddington and Linda Coffee, used Ms. McCorvey to challenge Texas laws that prohibited abortion except in the case of saving the mother's life. According to Ms. McCorvey, she signed some paperwork for the lawyers thinking ...

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  15. Judge Blocks Texas From Defunding Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... in his 42-page ruling. Paxton cited a video that was secretly recorded by the Center for Medical Progress, an anti-abortion group, as evidence that Planned Parenthood was selling fetal tissue - a charge the medical provider has denied. Sparks said ...

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  16. Committees Consider Major BillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Orange Leader

    Senate committees this week took up a number of significant bills, some that would regulate abortion practices and some that would answer Governor Greg Abbott's emergency call for a constitutional convention. The latter bills are the last addressing four issues tagged as emergencies by Abbott in his State of the State address to be taken up by the Senate.

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  17. Senate committee hears abortion regulation billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Fort Bend Star

    ... including myself, regarding the donation and potential sale and profit of human fetal tissue derived from elective abortion," said Schwertner. "Today the remains of unborn humans are put in the garbage disposal or a landfill," said Dallas Sen. Don ...

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  18. L. Brent Bozell III:Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jewish World Review

    ... will investigate or even cover the activities of these merchants of death. They will say that those who are anti-abortion want to defund Planned Parenthood. But they routinely repeat the liberal argument that federal funds don't pay for abortions ...

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  19. 'Not a scintilla of evidence' of wrongdoing by Planned Parenthood:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    ... sixth state where federal courts have maintained Planned Parenthood eligibility for Medicaid reimbursements for non-abortion services, the Associated Press reported . Similar efforts have been blocked in Arkansas, Alabama, Kansas, Mississippi and ...

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  20. Texas block on healthcare funding liftedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BBC News

    Texas is the latest state where courts have preserved funding for Planned Parenthood - to the relief of pro-choice protesters Texas has been temporarily blocked from cutting funding to Planned Parenthood over secret videos made by anti-abortion activists in 2015. It means the women's healthcare group, which is America's biggest abortion provider, will still get funding for its non-abortion services.

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