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Federal appeals court allows Texas to defund Planned Parenthood

August 21, 2012


CBS News, August 21, 2012 by AP AUSTIN, Texas – A federal appeals court ruled late Tuesday that Texas can cut off funding for Planned Parenthood clinics that provide health services to low-income women before a trial over a new law that bans state money from going to organizations tied to abortion providers. The 5th […]

TX: State gets a stay from appeals court in Planned Parenthood case (UPDATE)

May 1, 2012


MySA, May 1, 2012 by Peggy Fikac The state – which quickly appealed a Monday preliminary injunction allowing Planned Parenthood to continue participating, at least temporarily, in the Women’s Health Program – was granted a stay by an appellate court judge. Attorney General Greg Abbott filed an emergency motion for stay Monday night in the […]