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Illinois Latest State to Ban ‘Conversion Therapy’ for Minors

Illinois joins three other states in banning the practice of trying to change LGBTQ youth's sexual orientation or gender identity.

Illinois joins three other states in banning the practice of trying to change LGBTQ youth’s sexual orientation or gender identity.

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Coalition Calls on Obama to End Taxpayer-Funded Religious Discrimination

A letter signed by more than 130 religious and secular groups calls on the Obama Administration to rescind a Bush-era legal memo the groups claim advances taxpayer-funded religious discrimination.

A letter signed by more than 130 religious and secular groups calls on the Obama Administration to rescind a Bush-era legal memo the groups claim advances taxpayer-funded religious discrimination.

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Florida Regulators Back Down From Claims Planned Parenthood Performed Illegal Abortions

In a letter sent to three Planned Parenthood clinics Tuesday, Florida regulators conceded that the facilities were not performing second-trimester abortions.

In a letter sent to three Planned Parenthood clinics Tuesday, Florida regulators conceded that the facilities were not performing second-trimester abortions.

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Judge Blocks Tennessee From Enforcing Clinic Shutdown Measure

A ruling issued last week prevents regulators from enforcing a measure that forces some abortion clinics meet the same standards as mini-hospitals.

A ruling issued last week prevents regulators from enforcing a measure that forces some abortion clinics meet the same standards as mini-hospitals.

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Lawsuit: Florida Regulators Take ‘Unprecedented’ Step to Disrupt Abortion Services

Attorneys for three Planned Parenthood facilities targeted by Florida regulators for operating beyond their licensure claim the move is an unprecedented political attack.

Attorneys for three Planned Parenthood facilities targeted by Florida regulators for operating beyond their licensure claim the move is an unprecedented political attack.

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Tuscaloosa Abortion Clinic Can Reopen, Federal Court Rules

A ruling Thursday temporarily blocks the state from enforcing TRAP provisions against the sole provider in the area.

A ruling Thursday temporarily blocks the state from enforcing TRAP provisions against the sole provider in the area.

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Obama Administration Warns States Defunding Planned Parenthood Likely Is Illegal

Recent attempts by Louisiana and Alabama to defund the reproductive health-care provider likely violate federal law.

Recent attempts by Louisiana and Alabama to defund the reproductive health-care provider likely violate federal law.

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Alabama, Jane Doe, and the Dangers of Fetus-First Laws

The story of an incarcerated woman in Alabama trying to get an abortion is a glimpse into the logical outcome of fetus-first legislation.

The story of an incarcerated woman in Alabama trying to get an abortion is a glimpse into the logical outcome of fetus-first legislation.

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Judge Blocks Oklahoma Medication Abortion Restriction—Again

A state court judge ruled the measure violates the Oklahoma Constitution.

A state court judge ruled the measure violates the Oklahoma Constitution.

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Detroit School Board Asks Justice Department to Investigate Discrimination by Governor-Appointed Officials

A federal civil rights complaint alleges a pattern of racial discrimination by emergency managers of Detroit Public Schools.

A federal civil rights complaint alleges a pattern of racial discrimination by emergency managers of Detroit Public Schools.

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