Judge plans to block abortion-restricting abortion rules
The measure also prohibits UW from entering into contracts or MOUs that make arrangements for employees to perform abortions or train or receive training in performing abortions, unless at a hospital.
On Thursday, Vice President Mike Pence was the tie-breaking vote in a repeal of a regulation implemented just two days before President Barack Obama left office.
President Trump, during his campaign, committed himself to defunding Planned Parenthood. House Republicans support the move, but plan to address the issue in a budget bill - outlining that no state tax dollars may be spent on Medicaid patients who go to Planned Parenthood for reproductive health exams, contraception or cancer screenings. Passage of the law would make legal challenges more hard. Many poor women were reported to have been denied family-planning services as a result.
Planned Parenthood affiliates with Missouri health centers sued over those restrictions last November, five months after the nation's high court threw out similar Texas rules that sharply reduced the number of abortion clinics there.
Wolf, whose relationship with Planned Parenthood caused a minor stir as efforts to defund the organization gained new momentum, has indicated on numerous occasions that he would not sign legislation to defund Planned Parenthood and other groups that provide abortion services. There is no reason why states should be forced to allocate Title X funds towards abortion providers. With a new governor and attorney general in power, it is unclear how the state will proceed, observed the local legal publication Indiana Lawyer.
With its rule, the Obama administration aimed to emphasize that discrimination was not permissible, observers suggest.
Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin declined to comment on the bill. But such an approach may end up depriving women of contraceptive care, some suggest.
A normal response from the abortion lobby to an argument of this kind is to stress the good that Planned Parenthood does for women.
"Some health centers might be ready, over time, to pick up the slack", she tells the Monitor.
Contrary to Kamm's assertion that Planned Parenthood does not help for parenting, I would counter that helping individuals stay healthy and plan when to become parents is itself a step toward responsible parenting.
A piece of legislation introduced last week by Republican lawmakers in Pennsylvania could potentially strip state-level funding for Planned Parenthood and other facilities that provide abortion services. Clinics in the latter situation are at-risk of losing Title X funds if their state funnels funds to non-Planned Parenthood providers.
During the summer of 2015, Daleiden and his California-based pro-life group the Center for Medical Progress began releasing videos purporting to show Planned Parenthood and others engaging in illegal activities, like the sale of fetal tissue.
Oklahoma City is coming off a 110-79 win over the Bucks last night at home to improve to 44-33 on the season. After the Thunder's rout of the Bucks , Milwaukee guard Jason Terry was convinced who the victor should be.
It's watched more than any other cable network, including the entertainment ones, and O'Reilly leads the way. Fox News acknowledged the advertiser pullouts in a statement from a senior advertising sales exec.
Per Comcast's statement, the rollback of regulations doesn't mean they'll sell customers' personal information. Additionally, the rules would have required those companies to protect customers' data against hackers.
West Ham are now in the midst of an injury crisis, with six players set to miss the encounter with the Gunners. Attack: I think we might see Wenger freshen things up in attack with Olivier Giroud coming back in up front.
Only Texas and Florida have reported cases of local virus transmission, so women thus far remain at a very low risk in the U.S. Overall, the risk of severe birth defects was about 5 percent among women who were infected with Zika during pregnancy.
Thomas, who wasn't involved in the new series, bashed the debate over cultural appropriation, saying it's "crap". But I would have found it easier to write about a Caucasian, so that's one reason I probably did it.
Davis said top cricket teams perform at a high level consistently, something the West Indies have failed to do. The governing board of PCB has expressed rage on Shahryar Khan's remarks about Misbah-ul-Haq.
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I am a Shiv Sena MP and will not tolerate any insult. "I will not apologise.He (AI Manager Sukumar) should come and apologise". I am not saying no action has to be taken. "Let me see and study it first, then I can say anything over it", she added.
Advertisers flee Bill O'Reilly's show but impact unclear
Ailes, who has denied all of the allegations against him, was forced to resign from Fox News just one week after that interview . The automaker said it wants to partner with companies and programming that share its values of inclusion and diversity.
Toomey says he'd back Senate rule change to confirm Gorsuch
Ayotte for the past several months has been shepherding President Donald Trump's nominee through the confirmation process. The Senator called it a "really hard decision" and plans on voting no on both the procedural vote and his confirmation.
Gut-wrenching end for Gonzaga
He clutched the ball and screamed near the sideline at University of Phoenix Stadium once the Tar Heels were assured of victory. Through NCAA spokesman David Worlock, national coordinator of basketball officials JD Collins said the play was not reviewable.
Trump says US is ready to act alone on North Korea
Former US defence secretary Ash Carter, who served under Barack Obama, said the US has "always had all options on the table". Tensions have escalated over North Korean moves to accelerate its weapons development.
Storms take aim at Alabama after killing 2 in Louisiana
Threats associated with this mid-week system include a few tornadoes, some potentially strong and damaging winds, and large hail. The National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center in Oklahoma says tornadoes and strong winds are likely from MS to SC .
UN Security Council to meet tomorrow on Syria gas attack
Syria's leading opposition group, the National Coalition, accused the "regime of the criminal Bashar" of being behind the attack. She said the attack "is a dramatic reminder of the fact that the first priority is, as in any conflict, stopping the fighting".
YWCA hosts Equal Pay for Women Day event
The date "symbolizes how far into the year women must work to earn what men earned in the previous year", the group had said. Catherine Crosby of Dayton Human Relations Council said all that missing money can add up to thousands of dollars per year.