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Planned Parenthood Seeks Fed Study Of Fetal Tissue Research

Under fire for its role in providing fetal tissue for research, Planned Parenthood asked the government’s top health scientists Wednesday to convene a panel of independent experts to study the issues surrounding the little-known branch of medicine.

07/29/2015

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Planned Parenthood Back Before State Senate

Attorney General Ken Paxton is testifying about his investigation of videos in which Planned Parenthood officials discuss how to harvest tissue from aborted fetuses.

07/29/2015

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Texas Expands Investigation Into Planned Parenthood After Second Video Released

Planned Parenthood continues to deny it ever profited from fetal tissue donation.

07/21/2015

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Second Planned Parenthood Video Released, Gov. Abbott Calls For Expanded Investigation

A second undercover video involving Planned Parenthood is prompting Texas Governor Greg Abbott to call for an expanded investigation into the agency.

07/21/2015

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Video Alleges Planned Parenthood Sells Fetus Parts, Agency Denies It

Texas leaders, including former Governor and Presidential candidate Rick Perry and US Senator Ted Cruz have weighed in on a video that began circulating online Tuesday.

07/14/2015

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More Texas Planned Parenthood Abortion Clinics Nearing Shut-Down

Planned Parenthood has no immediate plans to build more abortion clinics in Texas. Currently, only eight abortion facilities remain. These clinics — also in Dallas and Fort Worth — may remain open if no further court action is taken.

06/20/2015

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Controversy Over “Former Fetus” Sign At The State Capitol

The signs delivered to state lawmakers in Austin had a strong message with just two words: Former Fetus. But it wasn’t the message that caused a flap, it was the interaction between two Republican lawmakers about where the sign was hung.

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Planned Parenthood Plans Democratic Support

The political arm of Planned Parenthood expects to spend $3 million on an aggressive campaign to support Texas Democrats in the 2014 general election.

07/20/2014

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New Komen Leader Has Eye On Future

The new leader of the Susan G. Komen organization said that it has moved on from the controversy over its decision to stop giving grants to Planned Parenthood.

07/19/2014

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2nd Suit Filed Challenging Texas’ New Abortion Law

An advocacy group filed another federal lawsuit Wednesday challenging a new provision in Texas’ tough restrictions on abortion, less than a week after a federal appeals court reversed a previous suit and found that the stricter limits don’t impose an undue burden on women’s health.

04/02/2014

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Court Reviews Hobby Lobby Birth Control Case

The U.S. Supreme Court is set to look at a controversial topic on Tuesday. The debate is over employers offering health insurance that covers the cost of birth control.

03/25/2014

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Planned Parenthood Eyes Texas Political Race

The advocacy arm of Planned Parenthood launched a new political action fund Thursday to influence this year’s election in Texas, hoping to build on its success shaping the Virginia governor’s race.

03/20/2014

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