Leaked Supreme Court Draft Opinion Stokes Fears Among Some MarylandersThe shockwave of a leaked Supreme Court draft opinion about the possibility of overturning Roe v. Wade is still being felt across the country.
Maryland Soon Expanding Abortion Access, Could See Influx Of Patients If Supreme Court Overturns Roe V. WadeMaryland already has strong protections in place for abortion access and the General Assembly recently voted to expand that access. But analysts say the court’s decision could have an impact far beyond abortion rights.
Supreme Court Draft Suggests Roe Could Be Overturned: ReportA draft opinion suggests the U.S. Supreme Court could be poised to overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade case that legalized abortion nationwide, according to a Politico report.
Abortion Rights To Be Proposed For Maryland's ConstitutionLeading Maryland House members said Monday that they will support a constitutional amendment to protect abortion rights in the state.
Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh Joins Coalition Fighting To Protect Women's Access To Abortion ServicesMaryland Attorney General Brian Frosh announced that he joined a coalition of 21 attorneys general in filing "amicus brief in Planned Parenthood South Atlantic v. Wilson, arguing that South Carolina’s “fetal heartbeat” abortion regulations harm women’s healthcare and a lower court’s ruling blocking the law should be upheld."
Planned Parenthood To Open Expanded Facility In AnnapolisPlanned Parenthood says the 7,000-square-foot expansion cost about $2 million, with no taxpayer funds used.
Man Arrested For Threatening To 'Shoot Up' DC Planned ParenthoodOfficials say a 20-year-old man posted a message on the internet threatening to ''shoot up'' a Planned Parenthood facility in DC.
Former Planned Parenthood President Dr. Leana Wen Takes Job At George Washington UniversityDr. Leana Wen, the former president of Planned Parenthood and Baltimore City Health Commissioner, has taken a job at George Washington University.
Former Baltimore City Health Commissioner Dr. Leana Wen Leaves Planned Parenthood, No Longer PresidentShe previously worked as the Baltimore City Health Department's health commissioner.
Trump Abortion Restrictions Go Into Effect ImmediatelyEffective immediately, family planning clinics that are funded by taxpayers must stop referring women for abortions, the Trump administration said Monday.
Planned Parenthood Launches Regional Political GroupPlanned Parenthood says it is launching a regional political advocacy group to help protect abortion rights in Maryland, the District of Columbia and northern Virginia.
Planned Parenthood: States Should Oppose Trump 'Gag Rule'Maryland was the first state to pass a measure that would end participation in the government's Title X program if the rule prohibiting family planning clinics from making abortion referrals takes effect.
Planned Parenthood: States Should Oppose Trump 'Gag Rule'The president of Planned Parenthood says it's time for states with leaders who support abortion rights to go on the offensive against Trump administration attempts to restrict abortion that she says would reduce access to health care.
Maryland Lawmakers On Path To Replace Title XMaryland is on track to replace Title X, which provides individuals with family planning services, if they come with restrictions that disqualify clinics that provide abortion referrals.
Maryland Bill Responds To Trump Family-Planning RuleMaryland could become the first state to stop participating in the federal Title X program due to a Trump administration rule that would prohibit family planning clinics funded by the program from making abortion referrals, under a measure headed to the state's House of Delegates.