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Everything You Need to Know About the Planned Parenthood Videos

Everything You Need to Know About the Planned Parenthood Videos
On Monday, a grand jury indicted David Daleiden, founder of the Center for Medical Progress, and Sandra Merritt, a center employee, on felony charges of tampering with government documents and a misdemeanor charge related to purchasing human organs. The charges stem from the investigation surrounding the controversial Planned Parenthood videos that surfaced last summer.
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Robert Lewis Dear, Planned Parenthood Terrorist, Appears in Court

Robert Lewis Dear, Planned Parenthood Terrorist, Appears in Court
Anyone hoping for hints at a potential motive in Robert Lewis Dear’s first appearance in court didn’t get it. This afternoon, the man accused of a murderous post-Thanksgiving rampage at a Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood faced a judge in a downtown courtroom on a video feed from the county lockup. Dressed in a grungy protective vest without sleeves, his hands cuffed in front of him and head slightly bowed, Dear didn’t say much beyond ‘yes’ and ‘no’ when a judge asked him questions.
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Clinton Talks Planned Parenthood, Climate and Immigration at Colorado Rally

Clinton Talks Planned Parenthood, Climate and Immigration at Colorado Rally
Hillary Clinton launched her Colorado campaign Tuesday from a rally at La Rumba, a Denver Latino club packed with more than 350 fans. The crowd was raring to go by the time Clinton took to the stage to talk climate change, immigration and women’s health – throwing in a few jabs at her Republican competition.
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Denver Court Rules Once Again That Cancer Screenings and HIV Testing Aren't Actually Abortions

Denver Court Rules Once Again That Cancer Screenings and HIV Testing Aren't Actually Abortions
The Denver District Court dismissed a lawsuit against Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains last Monday. The suit, filed by former Lieutenant Governor and unsuccessful Senate candidate Jane Norton, alleged that the state violated an amendment to the state constitution that bars the use of taxpayer dollars for abortions — akin to the Hyde Amendment on the federal level.
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SC State Senator Compares Planned Parenthood to Hitler

SC State Senator Compares Planned Parenthood to Hitler
After Planned Parenthood Health Systems released a poll finding that a majority of South Carolina voters oppose 20-week abortion bans once they understand the real-world reasons for seeking later abortion, state Sen. Mike Fair (R-Greenville) dismissed the poll’s findings and compared Planned Parenthood to Hitler.
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GOP Bill to Ban Abortion in CO Gets a 'Fair Hearing'

GOP Bill to Ban Abortion in CO Gets a 'Fair Hearing'
Debate over HB 14-1133, a bill that explicitly prohibits abortion and makes a violation a class 3 felony, kicks into high gear today at the Colorado Capitol — despite no chance that it passes the legislature's Democratic majority. Colorado Republicans keep complaining that their efforts aren't being fairly heard, but this is one bill they probably wish would go away quietly.
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TX Lawmakers on Reproductive Healthcare Access: Latinas Are 'Collateral Damage'

TX Lawmakers on Reproductive Healthcare Access: Latinas Are 'Collateral Damage'
In a segment focused on women's health in Texas on Latino USA this past Sunday, Senator Leticia Van de Putte and Representative Jason Villalba spoke about the impact of the 2011 family planning budget cuts on Latina health. Van de Putte focused on what she calls the "collateral damage" of a Republican attack on Planned Parenthood, while Villalba defended defunding the organization.
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Abhor-tion: TX Reproductive Health, Family Planning Clients Down 77 Percent Since 2011

Abhor-tion: TX Reproductive Health, Family Planning Clients Down 77 Percent Since 2011
Documents from the State Health Services Council's most recent meeting reveal that Texas' 2013 budget for reproductive health and family planning has yet again dropped in clients served since 2011. There was a total drop of 77 percent in clients served from 202,968 people in 2011. This year, just 47,322 patients were served, while the cost per patient has continued to increase.
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Two Virginia Republican Women Blast Governor's Race as 'Worst Ticket Ever'

Two Virginia Republican Women Blast Governor's Race as 'Worst Ticket Ever'
After Ken Cuccinelli, a Republican candidate for the governor of Virginia, called Planned Parenthood a racist organization, two prominent Republican women decry their party's dangerous anti-woman's health agenda.
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GOP Nominee for VA Lt. Governor: 'Planned Parenthood Has Been Far More Lethal to Black Lives Than the KKK Ever Was.'

GOP Nominee for VA Lt. Governor: 'Planned Parenthood Has Been Far More Lethal to Black Lives Than the KKK Ever Was.'
This guy isn't just Tea Party, he's...well, watch the videos! My god.
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