Planned Parenthood Files Texas Supreme Court Emergency Request Challenging New Abortion BanPlanned Parenthood affiliates in Texas have filed an emergency request asking the Texas Supreme Court to intervene in the ongoing case challenging Senate Bill 8 -- the state’s six-week abortion ban.
Cecile Richards: Supreme Court's Inaction On Texas Abortion Law Could Mean End Of RoeFormer Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards is warning that the Supreme Court’s recent inaction on Texas’ new abortion law could signal the end of judicial checks and balances on the issue.
Lawsuit Challenges Texas Law Banning Abortions After 6 WeeksA coalition of abortion providers and advocates filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday challenging a Texas law that would allow private citizens to sue anyone for helping a woman get an abortion.
Judge Blocks Texas Effort To End Medicaid Funding To Planned ParenthoodThe temporary restraining order issued by state District Judge Maya Guerra Gamble was handed down as the state planned to exclude Planned Parenthood from the program starting this week.
Federal Appeals Court Says Texas Can End Planned Parenthood FundingThe issue is likely to go next to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Move To Provide Abortion Access In Texas Ramps Up As Murmur Of New Restrictions Come With Supreme Court ChangesConcerned about possible new Supreme Court restrictions, abortion-rights groups in Texas and across the country are moving to open new health centers that they say will preserve nationwide access to the procedure.
Planned Parenthood Launches Voter Guides To Show Candidate Records On Reproductive RightsIn an effort to highlight the reproductive rights records of candidates in the upcoming election Planned Parenthood has launched two new voter guides.
Study: Supreme Court Could Impact Abortion Access In Texas & 14 Other StatesMore than 15 states, including Texas, could see abortion access "profoundly" reduced if the Supreme Court allows the regulation at the center of June Medical Services v. Russo to be implemented.
Whiplash For Abortion Clinics In Texas As COVID-19-Related Cases Bounce From Court To Court
Coronavirus In Texas: Court Allows Texas To Ban Most Abortions During PandemicA federal appeals court has sided with Texas and allowed the state to ban most abortions while under an emergency order limiting non-essential surgeries during the coronavirus pandemic.
Abortion Providers Sue Texas Over Coronavirus Outbreak OrderPlanned Parenthood is joining other abortion providers in suing Texas over moving to ban abortions during the coronavirus outbreak.
Up To $350M In Texas Women's Health Funds Restored By Trump AdministrationTexas can receive the money over the next five years while still excluding Planned Parenthood from a state program called Healthy Texas Women.
North Texan Paul Flanigan, Who Tried To Get Abortion For 12-Year-Old He Abused, Sentenced To 50 YearsFlanigan, 37, took the victim, the daughter of a former girlfriend, to Planned Parenthood in Dallas in an attempt to get an abortion in November 2018.
Texas: Evangelical Women's Health Group Owes State $1.5MAn Associated Press investigation found that the group came nowhere close to serving 50,000 women, as it had promised.
Texas AG Ken Paxton's Office Asks Court Of Appeals To Allow State To Defund Planned ParenthoodOn behalf of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s office, Solicitor General Kyle Hawkins presented oral arguments saying Medicaid recipients cannot use lawsuits to force taxpayer funding of Planned Parenthood.