Litigation

Planned Parenthood Sues Over Kansas Blocking Funds

TOPEKA, Kan. - (AP) Planned Parenthood filed a federal lawsuit Monday over a provision in Kansas' next state budget that prevents the organization from receiving federal family planning funding, marking the first of what could be several legal challenges to policies successfully pushed by abortion opponents this year. The lawsuit comes as Planned Parenthood. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.