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Justice Department opens Planned Parenthood investigation

by Evan Wilt
Posted 12/08/17, 11:24 am

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Justice Department has launched a federal inquiry into Planned Parenthood, the nation’s largest abortion provider. On Thursday, Stephen Boyd, assistant attorney general for legislative affairs, confirmed the probe in a letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee requesting unredacted documents from its investigation into abortion providers. The committee investigated Planned Parenthood’s sale of fetal tissue last year and recommended the FBI investigate.

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FBI seeks documents for Planned Parenthood probe

by Evan Wilt
Posted 11/14/17, 09:19 am

WASHINGTON—The FBI has requested unredacted documents the Senate Judiciary Committee obtained from abortion providers, signaling a broader probe into the abortion industry, according to a report from The Hill. Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, the committee chairman, asked the FBI in December to investigate Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers after lawmakers concluded their own probe into the fetal tissue procurement industry.

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Judge OKs suit over baby body parts research

Abortion | Woman claims New Mexico abortion center misled her about what would happen to her baby’s body
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 10/23/17, 02:55 pm

A woman’s lawsuit against a New Mexico abortion center will proceed, thanks to a New Mexico judge’s refusal to dismiss her case.

Jessica Duran filed suit last year against Southwestern Women’s Options (SWO) for not telling her about its relationship with the University of New Mexico (UNM) and the possibility that it sent her dead baby there for research.

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