In the coming days, the Supreme Court will issue its decision in Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt, a case that could redefine abortion access in America. The stakes for women in this case cannot be overstated. A woman's very right to access safe, legal abortion is before the Court, and the consequences may reverberate far beyond Texas.
The 2016 Minnesota legislative session has drawn to a close. This session saw scores of bills to restrict access to abortion, along with an unprecedented attempt to defund Planned Parenthood and the tens of thousands of patients who access reproductive health services across the state each year.
Please understand three things: the work the organization does, the wide support it has and the motives of those who would thwart it.
Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt, which is currently before the Supreme Court, is the first abortion-related case before the court since 2007, and the ruling holds major significance for women's health in America.
With the recent passing of Justice Scalia – all eyes are on Supreme Court nominations and Congressional politics. But we can’t lose sight of what’s really at stake when the court hears Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt: women’s health and lives.
St. Paul, Minnesota --- The Planned Parenthood Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota (PPMNS) Action Fund announced today that it will endorse Hillary Clinton for President of the United States