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VICTORY: New Health Center Opens in New Orleans

July 5, 2016 • PP Action Blog

This is a huge victory for reproductive rights in the South.

Posted by Planned Parenthood Action Fund

Louisiana Governor Signs Law that Mandates Women Wait 72 Hours for an Abortion

May 20, 2016 • PP Action Blog

Louisiana becomes the country's sixth state to require a 72-hour wait for a safe, legal abortion.

Posted by Planned Parenthood Action Fund

Louisiana Closes All But One Abortion Provider

Feb. 25, 2016 • PP Action Blog

The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals will allow Louisiana to shutter all but one health center that provides safe, legal abortion in the state. If that isn't bad enough, women in Texas are already traveling to Louisiana to access safe, legal abortion.

Posted by Planned Parenthood Action Fund

Infographic: Why The Supreme Court Case on Texas' Clinic Shutdown Law Is So Important

Feb. 23, 2016 • PP Action Blog

Visual learner? See exactly why Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt is the biggest abortion access case in decades.

Posted by Planned Parenthood Action Fund

Louisiana Abortion Clinic Closes as GOP Anti-Abortion Attacks Persist

Feb. 19, 2016 • RH Reality Check

A clinic that has provided abortion services in New Orleans for nearly four decades closed its doors after its primary physician retired, leaving pregnant people in the state with one less option for reproductive healthcare.

Posted by Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast Action Fund, Inc.

Judge Issues New Order Against Enforcing Louisiana Abortion Law

Feb. 10, 2016 • The Times-Picayune

Good news: A federal judge in Louisiana has issued an order blocking the state from enforcing a law that would keep most women from accessing safe, legal abortions.

Posted by Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast Action Fund, Inc.

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