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Family Planning Clinic Infringement Lawsuit Attacks Anti-Abortionist's Use Of Copyrighted Material With Graphic Images - FREE DOWNLOAD
Posted on 23 May 2011 by Travis Burchart

On May 12, Northland Family Planning Clinic, Inc. filed a copyright action against the Center for Bio-Ethical Reform (CBR). Northland provides reproductive health care to women, including abortions. The CBR, a California non-profit, opposes abortions... Read More

Planned Parenthood Sues Over Kansas Blocking Funds
Posted on 28 Jun 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

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... Read More

Girl's Mom Sues Over New York City Anti-Abortion Billboard
Posted on 29 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - (AP) A New Jersey mother is suing an anti-abortion organization that used her 6-year-old daughter's image on a massive billboard in New York City that some people denounced as racist and offensive. Tricia Fraser filed a lawsuit Tuesday... Read More

Judge Blocks New Nebraska Abortion Screening Law
Posted on 14 Jul 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

OMAHA, Neb. - (AP) A federal judge on Wednesday blocked a new Nebraska law requiring mental health screenings for women seeking abortions until a lawsuit filed against it is decided. U.S. District Judge Laurie Smith Camp granted Planned Parenthood of... Read More

Strict New Nebraska Abortion Law Faces Long Legal Road
Posted on 19 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LINCOLN, Neb. – (AP) It's been called a groundbreaking law, but a measure approved in Nebraska last week that changes the rationale for abortion bans probably won't go into effect anytime soon if ever. Instead, abortion opponents are hoping... Read More

Kansas Abortion Doctors Sue To Block State Rules
Posted on 29 Jun 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

TOPEKA, Kan. - (AP) Two doctors who perform abortions in Kansas filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday to block a new licensing law and regulations that abortion rights advocates fear will make Kansas the first state in the country without an abortion provider... Read More

Attorneys Agree To Block On Oklahoma Abortion Law
Posted on 3 May 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

OKLAHOMA CITY – (AP) Oklahoma Attorney General Drew Edmondson has agreed to a court order requested by abortion providers to temporarily block enforcement of a new state law, which requires women to get an ultrasound and hear a detailed description... Read More

Planned Parenthood Challenges Nebraska Abortion Law
Posted on 28 Jun 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LINCOLN Neb. - (AP) Planned Parenthood of the Heartland filed a lawsuit Monday challenging a new Nebraska law requiring mental health screening for women seeking abortion. The new law would require women wanting abortions to be screened by doctors or... Read More