Challenge brought in federal court to Arizona law that prohibits public family planning funds from going to abortion providers or entities affiliated with abortion providers. In October 2012, the U.S. District Court granted a preliminary injunction preventing the law from taking effect. Current Status: In February 2013 the court struck down the holding that it violates federal Medicaid law. (See the law here. See the 2012 court opinion here. See the 2013 court opinion here.)
Repro Health Watch — an exciting new edition of the Women’s Health Policy Report — compiles and distributes media coverage of proposed and enacted state laws and ballot initiatives affecting women's access to comprehensive reproductive health care, as well as litigation in response to those provisions.