Federal judge blocks North Carolina Planned Parenthood defunding law

[JURIST] A judge for the US District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina [official website] on Friday issued a preliminary injunction against a provision in North Carolina’s budget that denies state and federal funding to Planned Parenthood [advocacy website] for family planning and teen sex education services. The order provides temporary relief until a lawsuit, filed last month by Planned Parenthood of Central North Carolina (PPCNC) [advocacy website], seeking to overturn the restriction [JURIST report] can be heard….

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