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Court Rules Telling CPCs Not To Lie Violates Free Speech

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Baltimore cannot tell crisis pregnancy centers that they must post statements outside their buildings saying they do not provide abortions, judges rule.

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Crisis Pregnancy Centers Use Federal Funds to Promote Religion, Lie to Patients, Discriminate In Hiring Practices

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I wonder if they keep separate books to make sure the money goes to the right place…

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Taxpayer-Funded Crisis Pregnancy Centers Use Federal Dollars to Proselytize and Spread Medical Lies

Taxpayer-funded crisis pregnancy centers are using religion to oppose abortion and contraception, and many of them only hire Christians.

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Idaho’s Forced “Double Ultrasound” Bill Passes Senate, Heads For House

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The senate voted for the flawed, forced ultrasound bill, 23 to 12.

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Idaho “Double Ultrasound” Bill Passes Senate Panel

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Despite a lack of resolving the issue of offering free ultrasounds that don’t comply with the law, an Idaho senate committee is sending the bill for a full vote.

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Who Needs Planned Parenthood When There’s a “Care Center” Near?

Sometimes people need a reminder that there is more to reproductive health than caring for a pregnancy.

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When the State Mandates Anti-Choice Advocacy

An absolutely fascinating look at how Pennsylvania developed the first set of state-funded “crisis pregnancy centers.”

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Surprise! Crisis Pregnancy Centers Don’t Separate Education, Religion

The Texas Independent reports today on violations ranging from fire safety to client privacy in Texas’ many “alternatives to abortion” contractors.

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Maloney and Menendez Introduce Bill to End Deceptive Practices by Crisis Pregnancy Centers

Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) and Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) have introduced a bill entitled the “Stop Deceptive Advertising in Women’s Services Act” (SDAWS), which would crack down on clinics (so-called crisis pregnancy centers) which falsely advertise themselves as a honest providers of information and services for women facing unintended and untenable pregnancies.

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Court to Hear Arguments on South Dakota Abortion Restrictions on Monday

A judge will decide whether the nation’s longest waiting period will be put on hold until its constitutionality is ruled on.

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