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Excerpt of state violations v Kansas PP

Planned Parenthood filed suit today to get the court to force Kansas to give them nearly one-third million dollars in tax money. (see court filings: motion here. memo here, and complaint here)

The newly approved  Kansas Budget directs that family planning services financed in any way under “Title X” federal rules must be contracted primarily with public health clinics and secondarily with qualified non-public hospitals or health centers that provide comprehensive health care–primary and preventative.

In plain language, Kansas wants to support the local health clinics that see patients of all ages and provide a wide range of services including immunizations, screenings, physicals, and referrals.  These health clinics are easily accessible, important to a community, and serve the poor.

By definition of their limited practices, Planned Parenthood fails in this mission. (more…)

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