Lawsuits Challenge Abortion Restrictions in 3 StatesTaking the offensive after Election Day setbacks, Planned Parenthood and its allies filed lawsuits Wednesday in North Carolina, Missouri and Alaska challenging laws that they view as unconstitutional restrictions on abortion.
Senate Panel: No Evidence of Planned Parenthood Tissue SalesPlanned Parenthood has vehemently denied it ever sold fetal tissue.
Missouri Won't Immediately Halt Planned Parenthood FundingPlanned Parenthood facilities in Missouri will continue to receive government funding for women's health services for a while, despite a new budget provision attempting to stop it.
U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Throws Missouri Laws Into QuestionA U.S. Supreme Court ruling Monday that struck down some Texas abortion regulations also could mean similar Missouri laws are upended.
Missouri Senate Begins Scrutinizing Planned Parenthood FilesA Missouri Senate staffer has begun reviewing Planned Parenthood's internal records, including procedures for fetal tissue disposal.
Oklahoma, Kansas-Missouri Planned Parenthood Groups to MergePlanned Parenthood of Kansas and Mid-Missouri announced plans Wednesday to merge with the abortion provider's central Oklahoma affiliate in July and open a new Oklahoma City clinic.
Missouri Senate Republicans Blast Planned Parenthood RulingLawmakers argued that they had a right to question a state-funded hospital's decision to provide such privileges.
Federal Judge Rules in Favor of Missouri Planned ParenthoodA federal judge has ruled in favor of a Columbia, Missouri, Planned Parenthood clinic after the state tried to revoke its abortion license.
Missouri Governor Signs $27 Billion Budget Despite ConcernsMissouri Gov. Jay Nixon has signed a $27.3 billion budget that boosts spending for education while attempting to block money from going to Planned Parenthood.
MO Pays Millions to Bar Medicaid from Planned ParenthoodBut the feds say states don't have the authority to steer Medicaid funding away from Planned Parenthood.
Mo. Legislature Boosts Education Money, Cuts Planned ParenthoodPlanned Parenthood will lose state funding while universities, colleges and public schools will see millions of dollars more.
Missouri House Passes Ban on Fetal-Tissue DonationHouse members voted 120-34 Thursday to outlaw the practice.