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Republican Judge Issues Midnight Ruling Allowing Texas to Continue Blocking Planned Parenthood Funding [Planned Parenthood]

Remember yesterday when a federal court ruled that Texas's law designed to exclude Planned Parenthood from its Women's Health Program was unconstitutional? And remember how we were all like, Yay! Good news! Well, turn that upside down frown back upside down — the state of Texas has filed and been granted an emergency stay allowing the law to go into effect, in one of the clusterfuckiest clusterfucks you'll read about today.
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Judge: Texas can't ban Planned Parenthood from health program

News : Field Notes (3 years ago)

A federal judge on Monday blocked a Texas law that would have excluded Planned Parenthood from participating in the state's women's health program. U.S. District Judge Lee Yeakel ruled Monday there is sufficient evidence the state l... Read Post

Finally, Some Good News About Planned Parenthood and Texas [Planned Parenthood]

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel (3 years ago)

Captain Justice, a superhero I just made up, has prevailed for now in the battle for women's health in Texas. Today, a judge ruled that a state law explicitly excluding Planned Parenthood from receiving funds from the Women's Health... Read Post

5-time-married Texas lawmaker scrawls complaint against judge who allowed same-sex marriage

News : The Raw Story (2 hours ago)

A Texas lawmaker, currently in his fifth marriage, has submitted a hand-written complaint against a Texas judge — the wrong judge as it turns out — over a recent ruling allowing two women to get married after 30 years. In an op-ed, ... Read Post

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