Nov. 19, 2011
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Hour A, Segment 3

A pro-life victory—for now—in Austin, Texas

Planned Parenthood drops challenge to Arizona abortion law

  • Under legal pressure, the City of Austin has suspended enforcement of an ordinance that targets pro-life pregnancy resource centers. Read reporter Susan Olasky's earlier coverage in WORLD.
  • San Francisco is going ahead with an ordinance targeted as pro-life pregnancy centers, as reported here by WORLD California.
  • A Nov. 15 court order (PDF) ended Planned Parenthood's legal challenge to Arizona's Abortion Consent Act, signed into law in 2009. Details here from the Center for Arizona Policy.
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Nov. 19, 2011