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Federal Judge Blocks Utah GOP’s Attempt to Defund Planned Parenthood

Tuesday’s ruling keeping PPAU’s funding intact is the latest effort from the federal courts to protect the reproductive health-care provider from conservative political attacks following the release of heavily-edited smear videos by the anti-choice front group the Center for Medical Progress (CMP).

Tuesday’s ruling keeping the Planned Parenthood Association of Utah’s funding intact is the latest effort from the federal courts to protect the reproductive health-care provider from conservative political attacks.

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The Hyde Amendment and Beyond: The Conservative Attack on Reproductive Health Care That Just Won’t Quit

Almost 40 years since the Hyde Amendment was first passed, another Supreme Court fight over reproductive health-care access and income inequality is shaping up.

Almost 40 years since the Hyde Amendment was first passed, another Supreme Court fight over reproductive health-care access and income inequality is shaping up.

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Lawsuit Asks Oklahoma Supreme Court to Block Anti-Choice Omnibus Bill

Attorneys from the Center for Reproductive Rights filed a lawsuit asking the Oklahoma Supreme Court to block enforcement of an anti-choice measure that permits warrantless searches of abortion providers, among other provisions.

Attorneys from the Center for Reproductive Rights filed a lawsuit asking the Oklahoma Supreme Court to block enforcement of an anti-choice measure that permits warrantless searches of abortion providers, among other provisions.

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How New York City’s Treatment of Sex Workers Continues to Harm Us

Advocates from the Red Umbrella Project rally in New York City against the Human Trafficking Intervention Courts.

In fall of 2013, the State of New York established the Human Trafficking Intervention Courts to change the way courts handled those arrested for prostitution. But I know firsthand that using this model can still cause violence to sex workers, because we don’t need treatment.

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Arkansas Planned Parenthood Clinics Stay Funded for Now

A ruling on Friday keeps state funding available for Planned Parenthood clinics until October 2 as Republicans try to defund the health-care organization.

A ruling on Friday keeps state funding available for Planned Parenthood clinics until October 2 as Republicans try to defund the health-care organization.

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Alabama Supreme Court Won’t Recognize Adoption by Lesbian Mother

A decision Friday radically departs from the legal tradition of states recognizing court rulings from other states within their borders.

A decision Friday radically departs from the legal tradition of states recognizing court rulings from other states within their borders.

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Blanca Borrego and the Reproductive Oppression of Immigrant Women

The Texas Latina's arrest, which took place in the middle of a doctor's visit, is about so much more than immigration policy.

The Texas Latina’s arrest, which took place in the middle of a doctor’s visit, is about so much more than immigration policy.

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Virginia Board of Health Approves Amendments to Clinic Shutdown Laws

The amendments approved Thursday means existing facilities that perform abortions will not have to meet hospital-like construction standards.

The amendments approved Thursday mean existing facilities that perform abortions will not have to meet hospital-like construction standards.

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Federal Appeals Court Brings Fight Over Contraception Accommodation Closer to Supreme Court

A ruling Thursday that religiously affiliated nonprofits can avoid complying with the process for requesting an exemption to the Affordable Care Act's birth control benefit makes it more likely the Roberts Court will step in this fall.

A ruling Thursday that religiously affiliated nonprofits can avoid complying with the process for requesting an exemption to the Affordable Care Act’s birth control benefit makes it more likely the Roberts Court will step in this fall.

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Insurance Company Denied Coverage to Gay Man Because He Takes HIV Medication

A complaint filed with the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination accuses Mutual of Omaha of denying long term care insurance to a man taking HIV medications.

A complaint filed with the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination accuses Mutual of Omaha of denying long-term care insurance to a man taking HIV medications.

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