Doris Dixon, who oversees patient access at a Houston Planned Parenthood clinic, told ABC News that her clinic has turned into a "crisis center."
Judge Maya Guerra Gamble said the law would cause injury to abortion providers, who would have no legal remedy when faced with private lawsuits.
A provider told Insider about the types of patients who will be denied care under the state's 6-week abortion ban, which went into effect September 1.
In her new book, "Lifelines," former Planned Parenthood president Dr. Leana Wen says she got pushback when emphasizing non-abortion healthcare.
Dr. Leana Wen said she left Planned Parenthood in July 2019 because her vision clashed with its progressive politics.
Since 1977, the federal government has been prohibited from spending money to help cover the cost of abortion.
Planned Parenthood founder Margaret Sanger had a history steeped in the advancement of the eugenics movement, according to historians and biographers.
President Joe Biden will end the Mexico City policy, which prohibits foreign nongovernmental groups from using federal funds for abortions, as part of his healthcare executive actions on Thursday. The Mexico City policy has remained highly partisan over the years, and with federal funding for abortions being banned under Trump, […]
President Joe Biden plans to sign executive orders on healthcare. One order will lift the “global gag order” prohibiting aid groups from discussing abortion. Another will reopen enrollment in the Affordable Care Act. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. President Joe Biden plans to sign executive orders Thursday seeking […]
The Biden administration has already started nixing multiple Trump-era policies on gender, transgender rights, and reproductive healthcare through executive order. It’s also planning to further entrench those rights into federal to show its commitment to gender equality. Some actions will take more than an executive order or require Congress to […]
On July 4, Kanye West announced he’s running for president on a campaign to oppose vaccines and remove funding to Planned Parenthood, a sexual health non-profit. West’s views appear to differ from those of his wife, Kim Kardashian-West. In an episode of “Keeping Up with the Kardashians,” Kardashian-West visited Planned […]
A TikTok capturing a teen girl’s abortion went viral and sparked a fiery debate on social media. The lighthearted video features two teenage girls — one of them fist-pumping before she enters a Planned Parenthood exam room — after showing a positive pregnancy test. After the video made its way […]
James Gulick, 18, has been accused by federal prosecutors of throwing a firebomb and damaging the facilities of a Delaware Planned Parenthood building. Gulick is accused of spray-painting the facility with the words “Deus Vult,” a medieval Crusader battle cry that has recently been appropriated by far-right groups. Medieval experts […]
Planned Parenthood announced plans to expand its telehealth app “Planned Parenthood Direct” which offers birth control home delivery, prescriptions for UTI treatments, and other health and educational services for people in the US. The app currently operates in 27 states and D.C., and will be live in all 50 states […]
Under a new Trump administration rule, US family planning clinics will no longer be eligible for federal funding under Title X if they provide abortion services or referrals to other abortion providers. Established in 1970, Title X is a federal program that helps low-income and uninsured Americans access family planning […]
The American Civil Liberties Union, the Center for Reproductive Rights, and Planned Parenthood filed a lawsuit on Friday challenging Georgia’s abortion ban. The measure, signed by Governor Brian Kemp in May, would ban abortions after five to six weeks of pregnancy. The law also includes a provision to legally consider […]
The top executives of 187 companies signed a full-page ad in The New York Times, published Monday, criticising new abortion restrictions passed by multiple US state legislatures. Banks, tech companies, fashion brands, and entertainment companies signed an open letter framing the issue as one of workplace equality, calling it “one […]