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Planned Parenthood sues

One year ago   |   By WGN TV

Planned Parenthood is suing the Department of Health and Human Services over changes to the agency's embattled Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program.
The organization claims that the Trump administration made unlawful changes to the program's funding guidance in order to emphasize “abstinence-only-until-marriage” approaches to curbing teen pregnancy. The organization also said it views the changes as a pretext for the eventual elimination of the program.
“The lawsuit seeks to protect the future of the TPP program,” Planned Parenthood said in a statement. “If successful, the lawsuit will ensure...
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Planned Parenthood sues HHS over changes to teen pregnancy program

Planned Parenthood sues HHS over changes to teen pregnancy program

One year ago   |   By WCVB

Planned Parenthood is suing the federal health department, claiming the Trump administration made unlawful changes to a teen pregnancy program's funding guidance to emphasize abstinence.
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