Planned Parenthood

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July 16, 2019 - 2:52 pm
Planned Parenthood has removed its president, Dr. Leana Wen, effectively immediately, after less than a year on the job, the organization announced in a statement Tuesday. Alexis McGill Johnson, the co-founder of the Perception Institute, will temporarily fill the role, the organization's board...
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May 15, 2019 - 11:58 am
Planned Parenthood and abortion clinics sued Wednesday to thwart Ohio's latest and most restrictive abortion law, an anticipated move that's part of a national anti-abortion strategy to challenge the landmark Roe v. Wade decision. The lawsuit is similar to legal fights in several southern states...
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September 12, 2018 - 1:45 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A Chinese immigrant who fled her native country when she was 8 was named Wednesday as Planned Parenthood's new president, the first doctor to hold the post in five decades. Dr. Leana Wen will assume the role Nov. 12, six days after midterm elections in which Planned Parenthood's...
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AP
May 29, 2018 - 10:12 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is allowing Arkansas to put in effect restrictions on how abortion pills are administered. Critics of a challenged state law say it could effectively end medication abortions in the state. The justices did not comment Tuesday in rejecting an appeal from the...
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