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Federal Court Ruling: State Can Strip Planned Parenthood Funds

AP | ROXANA HEGEMAN | Posted 03.25.2014 | Politics

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday ruled that Kansas can strip two Planned Parenthood clinics of federal family planning money ...

Laura Bassett

State Drops All Charges Against Planned Parenthood

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 08.18.2012 | Politics

A Johnson County, Kan., district attorney announced on Friday that the state has dropped all 107 charges in the high-profile case his predecessor file...

Charges Against Planned Parenthood Clinic Dismissed

AP | JOHN HANNA | Posted 10.02.2012 | Politics

TOPEKA, Kan. — A Kansas judge on Thursday dismissed 26 misdemeanor charges against a Kansas City-area Planned Parenthood clinic, honoring a pros...

Kansas To Comply With Planned Parenthood Order

AP | By ROXANA HEGEMAN | Posted 10.31.2011 | Politics

WICHITA, Kan. -- Kansas officials said Wednesday the state will obey a federal judge's order to immediately fund Planned Parenthood clinics while the ...

Judge Orders Kansas To Resume Planned Parenthood Funding

AP | ROXANA HEGEMAN | Posted 10.30.2011 | Politics

WICHITA, Kan. — A federal judge ordered Kansas to immediately resume funding a Planned Parenthood chapter on the same quarterly schedule that ex...

Laura Bassett

Planned Parenthood, States Battle In Court

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.24.2011 | Politics

The states launched an unprecedented avalanche of attacks against Planned Parenthood in their 2011 legislative sessions, but Planned Parenthood is bat...

Laura Bassett

Kansas Planned Parenthood Ruling Could Protect It In Other States

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.01.2011 | Politics

A federal judge in Kansas issued another victory for Planned Parenthood on Monday, temporarily blocking the implementation of a law that would have de...

Judge Blocks Kansas Law That Would Defund Planned Parenthood

AP | ROXANA HEGEMAN | Posted 10.01.2011 | Politics

WICHITA, Kan. — An incredulous federal judge on Monday rejected the state's claim that a new Kansas statute that denied Planned Parenthood feder...

Laura Bassett

Kansas Hires Koch Brothers' Attorneys To Defend Against Planned Parenthood

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 09.11.2011 | Politics

After passing a measure to defund Planned Parenthood over the non-issue of "taxpayer-funded abortions" last month, the state of Kansas has hired an ex...

Kansas Abortion Rules Spark Patient Privacy Fears

AP | JOHN HANNA | Posted 09.04.2011 | Politics

TOPEKA, Kan. — Abortion-rights supporters worried Tuesday that regulations Kansas is trying to enact would give the state health department unfe...

Kansas Abortion Law Blocked By Federal Judge

AP | JOHN HANNA | Posted 08.31.2011 | Politics

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A federal judge temporarily blocked Kansas from enforcing new abortion regulations Friday that would have prevented two of t...

Restrictive Kansas Abortion Law Challenged In Federal Court

AP | JOHN HANNA | Posted 08.31.2011 | Politics

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A federal judge temporarily blocked Kansas from enforcing new abortion regulations Friday that would have prevented two of t...

Laura Bassett

Planned Parenthood Lands Victory

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 08.27.2011 | Politics

Four states have passed legislation defunding Planned Parenthood so far this year, but the family planning provider is not going down without a fight....