Planned Parenthood http://knau.org en Arizona Abortion Law Kept on Hold by Federal Court http://knau.org/post/arizona-abortion-law-kept-hold-federal-court <p>The state’s new law restricting medication abortions will remain unenforceable, at least until the middle of next month. Arizona Public Radio’s Howard Fischer explains.</p><p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 15:35:27 +0000 Howard Fischer 45772 at http://knau.org Arizona Abortion Law Kept on Hold by Federal Court Federal Appeals Court Examines Arizona’s Abortion Restrictions http://knau.org/post/federal-appeals-court-examines-arizona-s-abortion-restrictions <p>Unable to stop new abortion restrictions from taking effect, this week opponents of the laws asked a federal appeals court to now block those rules from being enforced. Arizona Public Radio’s Howard Fischer reports.</p><p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 11:59:00 +0000 Howard Fischer 45457 at http://knau.org Federal Appeals Court Examines Arizona’s Abortion Restrictions Planned Parenthood Sues to Block State Restrictions on Medication Abortions http://knau.org/post/planned-parenthood-sues-block-state-restrictions-medication-abortions <p>Planned Parenthood has filed suit in federal court to block new restrictions on medical abortions. Arizona Public Radio’s Howard Fischer reports.</p><p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 22:37:22 +0000 Howard Fischer 44227 at http://knau.org Planned Parenthood Sues to Block State Restrictions on Medication Abortions Planned Parenthood in Flagstaff reintroduces Medication Abortion http://knau.org/post/planned-parenthood-flagstaff-reintroduces-medication-abortion <p>After two-and-a-half years, Planned Parenthood will again offer medication abortions in Flagstaff. As Arizona Public Radio’s Ryan Heinsius reports, the reinstatement comes as the state legislature further restricts abortions in the state.</p><p> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Ryan Heinsius 43568 at http://knau.org Planned Parenthood in Flagstaff reintroduces Medication Abortion Planned Parenthood Seeks to Halt State Denial of Medicaid Funds http://knau.org/post/planned-parenthood-seeks-halt-state-denial-medicaid-funds <p>Planned Parenthood is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to block a last-ditch effort by the state to cut off its Medicaid funds. Arizona Public Radio’s Howard Fischer explains.</p><p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 15:32:06 +0000 Howard Fischer 42433 at http://knau.org Planned Parenthood Seeks to Halt State Denial of Medicaid Funds Federal Judge Rules State Can't Cut Planned Parenthood Funds http://knau.org/post/federal-judge-rules-state-cant-cut-planned-parenthood-funds <p>A federal judge on Friday blocked lawmakers from cutting off family planning funds for Planned Parenthood solely because the organization also performs abortions.</p> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 16:13:45 +0000 Howard Fischer 22140 at http://knau.org Penny Sales Tax Initiative Has New Opposition http://knau.org/post/penny-sales-tax-initiative-has-new-opposition <p>A ballot measure designed largely to raise money for education has picked up new opposition -- and for a very unusual reason. Wed, 10 Oct 2012 18:43:44 +0000 Howard Fischer 21561 at http://knau.org Federal Judge Seemed Skeptical of AZ's Funding Cut to Planned Parenthood http://knau.org/post/federal-judge-seemed-skeptical-azs-funding-cut-planned-parenthood <p>A federal judge indicated Friday's he's not buying the state's argument that it can cut off family planning funds for Planned Parenthood. Mon, 08 Oct 2012 16:27:25 +0000 Howard Fischer 21439 at http://knau.org Anti-Planned Parenthood Law Goes to Court http://knau.org/post/anti-planned-parenthood-law-goes-court <p>A federal judge will hear arguments Friday about whether the state can legally cut Planned Parenthood out of a program to provide family planning services.</p><p>Arizona law already precludes public funds for abortions. But earlier this year lawmakers voted to prohibit any family planning dollars from going to any organization that also PERFORMS abortions. Planned Parenthood sued. But state Solicitor General David Cole said lawmakers are entitled to make that call based on the argument that state dollars for family planning can free up other Planned Parenthood funds for abortions.</p> Fri, 05 Oct 2012 00:39:40 +0000 Howard Fischer 21309 at http://knau.org Planned Parenthood Sues to Stop New Funding Law http://knau.org/post/planned-parenthood-sues-stop-new-funding-law <p>Planned Parenthood filed suit Monday to block a new abortion law scheduled to take effect next month.</p> Tue, 17 Jul 2012 17:37:01 +0000 Howard Fischer 17085 at http://knau.org Planned Parenthood Sues to Stop New Funding Law