Go to Content Go to Navigation Go to Navigation Go to Site Search Homepage

Press Room

For media inquiries, please contact [email protected].

South Carolinian Challenges State's Abortion Ban in Court

Today, a South Carolina woman who was denied an abortion in her home state as a result of South Carolina’s early, draconian abortion ban joined abortion providers in filing a lawsuit challenging the scope of the ban.

Feb. 5, 2024

Planned Parenthood Votes! South Atlantic Endorses Josh Stein for Governor

Today, on what would have been the 51st anniversary of the landmark Roe v. Wade decision, Planned Parenthood Votes! South Atlantic announced its endorsement of Josh Stein to protect reproductive freedom for all North Carolinians as the state’s next governor.

Jan. 22, 2024

S.C. State Representatives Advance Bill Banning Gender-Affirming Care

Today the South Carolina House Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs approved House Bill 4624, a bill that would ban gender-affirming health care for anyone under 18 and force health care providers to stop providing treatment to patients already receiving care such as hormone therapy. 

Jan. 11, 2024

Statement from Jillian Riley, Director of Public Affairs for Planned Parenthood South Atlantic:

Republican leaders in the North Carolina General Assembly have once again failed the people of North Carolina.
Sept. 22, 2023

ABORTION PROVIDERS FILE NEW CASE CHALLENGING SOUTH CAROLINA ABORTION BAN

Following last month’s ruling banning most abortions in the state, providers again ask Court for clarity

Sept. 14, 2023

ABORTION PROVIDERS FILE FOR REHEARING IN S.C. ABORTION BAN CASE

Following yesterday’s ruling, abortion providers are filing a petition for rehearing over ambiguity identified in decision

Aug. 25, 2023

BREAKING: SOUTH CAROLINA SUPREME COURT ALLOWS SIX-WEEK ABORTION BAN TO GO INTO EFFECT

Today, the South Carolina Supreme Court upheld the state's newly enacted ban on abortion after about six weeks of pregnancy. 

Aug. 23, 2023