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WA: Women suing McKenna over federal health care law

May 3, 2012


Seattle Times, May 3, 2012by DONNA GORDON BLANKINSHIP Dozens of women filed a lawsuit Thursday against Attorney General Rob McKenna, alleging that his participation in legal action seeking to overturn the new federal health care law threatens access to comprehensive coverage for women. The politically charged lawsuit is seeking a ruling that McKenna violated his […]

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 […]

Over My Dead Body (Literally)

March 23, 2012


Huffington Post, March 23, 2012 by Nancy Cronk Republicans have declared a war on women, attempting to take away their right to make their own health care decisions, including the use of contraception for family planning and medical reasons. They’ve also introduced hundreds of bills into state legislatures across the country which attempt to introduce […]