Challenge in state court to Texas rule prohibiting Planned Parenthood affiliates and other entities affiliated with abortion providers from participating in Texas’ Medicaid Women’s Health Program. In November 2012, a state court judge granted Planned Parenthood's request for a preliminary injunction. Current Status: In December 2012, the Court of Appeals of Texas reversed that order. (See the rule here. See the court order 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.