Ambitious efforts by Planned Parenthood to expand their abortion empire in Missouri received a surprise setback late last week in federal court. The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has blocked enforcement of a lower court decision that cleared the way for the opening of four new abortion clinics across the State of Missouri.
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THE LATEST JEFF CITY UPDATES:
From the Desk of Joe Ortwerth, Executive Director
Comprehensive Health of Planned Parenthood Great Plains will be reopening abortion mills on Providence Road in Columbia and at the Patty Brous Center on Emmanuel Cleaver Boulevard in Kansas City.
A federal appeals court panel has ruled that a high school football coach violated the Establishment Clause of the U.S. Constitution when he engaged in public prayer at the 50-yard-line after high school football games.
Abortion clinics in Missouri will receive greater scrutiny from state health officials as a result of legislation adopted by the Missouri General Assembly during its recent special session.
The Missouri Legislature has put the skids on the prospect of fetal tissue trafficking in our state as a result of legislation signed into law by Governor Eric Greitens.