Planned Parenthood seeks to block North Carolina from defunding it

[JURIST] Planned Parenthood of Central North Carolina (PPCNC) [advocacy website] filed a lawsuit [press release] Thursday to block the enforcement of North Carolina’s budget that denies state and federal funds used to subsidize Planned Parenthood family planning services and teen sex education. The lawsuit was filed in the US District Court for Middle District of North Carolina [official website] to block the budget that North Carolina lawmakers passed by overriding Governor Beverly Perdue [official website]. PPCNC said that over the…

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