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Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Region Receives $395,000 Title X Grant To Make Up For Funds Given To Religious Health Group

Planned Parenthood – Greater Memphis Region. Memphis Connect.

The nearly $400,000 grant will allow the network to provide services to the patients who aren’t being cared for by Christ Community Health Services.

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This Weekend Thousands Fought Back Against The War On Women

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Thousands of women hit the streets to remind the GOP to mind their own uteruses.

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Tennessee TRAP Law, Requiring Doctors to Have Hospital Admitting Privileges, Passes Senate

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All doctors performing abortions would need to have hospital privileges in order to provide the procedure.

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They Aren’t OB-GYNs (Anymore) But They Play Them In Congress

From left: Phil Gingrey, Michael Burgess, Ron Paul and Phil Roe. [Politico]

Politico looks at the handful of Congressman who feel justified in legislating your ladyparts because they used to get paid to examine them.

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Tennessee House Will Make Harming an Embryo A Crime and Your Miscarriage May Land You In Jail

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In the state of Tennessee, you could potentially be prosecuted for murder if a woman miscarries — or even just has a period.

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So How Much Time Should Ed Henry Serve For “Coercion?”

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A lawmaker intent on eliminating abortion rights tells about regret over his involvement in a girlfriend’s abortion.  But does he want to serve time?

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Sexual Health Roundup: States Have Made Little Progress on Sex Education

CDC study finds schools making little progress in sex education; Tennessee lawmakers warn against gateway “sexual behaviors,” and Springfield Massachusetts decides to provide condoms to middle school and high school students.

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Is Kissing a “Gateway Drug” to “Sex Addiction?”

The language in a new abstinence-only bill that passed the Tennessee senate demonstrates the profound misunderstanding of sexual realities that guides the anti-choice movement.

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Tennesee House Passes Bill Requiring Admitting Privileges for Doctors Who Perform Abortions

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The bill would require doctors have privileges in hospitals within one county of the clinic he or she works at.

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