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PPFA change shows its guilt, pro-lifers say

WASHINGTON (BP) — Planned Parenthood’s decision to forego federal reimbursements for fetal tissue donation serves as an admission of its guilt and should not halt the congressional effort to defund the organization, its critics say. The Planned Parenthood Federation of … Continue reading

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Pro-life activists will rally at Birmingham Planned Parenthood, other Ala. locations

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (TAB) — Pro-life activists will gather once again at three locations in Alabama tomorrow to protest Planned Parenthood. The protests are part of a nationwide day of protest at hundreds of locations, similar to Aug. 22 when more … Continue reading

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Pro-lifers: PPFA head fails to satisfy concerns

WASHINGTON (BP) — Congressional testimony by Planned Parenthood’s president failed to satisfy the concerns of lawmakers and pro-life advocates in the wake of undercover videos providing evidence the organization trades in baby body parts. Cecile Richards, head of Planned Parenthood … Continue reading

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Requirements loosened for Va. abortion facilities

RICHMOND, Va. (BP) — Virginia’s State Board of Health voted Sept. 17 to weaken abortion facility regulations instituted four years ago. The move sends the state on a trajectory opposite that of others that are responding to allegations of illegal … Continue reading

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House OKs PPFA defunding, abortion survivors bills

WASHINGTON (BP) — The U.S. House of Representatives voted Sept. 18 to defund Planned Parenthood in the wake of the release of undercover videos providing evidence the organization trades in baby body parts. On the same date, the House also … Continue reading

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Planned Parenthood protests draw Southern Baptists

NASHVILLE (BP) — Southern Baptists were among an estimated 50,000–75,000 pro-life activists who protested at Planned Parenthood clinics across America on Aug. 22, calling for the defunding of the nation’s largest abortion provider. Protestors in more than 350 cities across … Continue reading

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Alabama among 3 states to defund Planned Parenthood in wake of videos

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP) — Three states have acted swiftly to accomplish what the U.S. Senate could not — defund Planned Parenthood (PP). Alabama, Louisiana and New Hampshire all have eliminated funding for the country’s leading abortion provider after the release … Continue reading

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3rd Planned Parenthood video may build pro-life momentum

WASHINGTON, D.C. (BP) — Some 13,000 pro-life activists called on Congress to defund Planned Parenthood (PP) at more than 60 rallies across America on July 28, the same day the Center for Medical Progress (CMP) released a third video showing … Continue reading

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Obama admin to ‘review’ Planned Parenthood, Center for Medical Progress

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP, TAB) — While the Obama administration said it will not agree to defund Planned Parenthood following moral outrage over videos of its executives discussing the sales of harvested fetal parts, U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said the … Continue reading

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Planned Parenthood, in new video, prices baby parts

NASHVILLE (BP) ­— A second undercover video released July 21 by the Center for Medical Progress (CMP) appears to show a Planned Parenthood doctor negotiating the price of baby parts obtained through abortion and discussing the possibility of varying abortion … Continue reading

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