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President Trump quietly signed legislation Thursday that rolls back an Obama-era rule protecting certain federal funds for Planned Parenthood and other organizations that provide legal abortions.

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A federal judge in Indianapolis has blocked a state mandate forcing women to undergo an ultrasound at least 18 hours before having an abortion.

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With the legislature on a break heading towards the end of this year’s session, Gov. Matt Bevin has signed many bills into law this week, including legislation opening Kentucky up to charter schools, defunding Planned Parenthood and requiring state colleges and universities to compete for funding.

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Kentucky lawmakers have given final approval to a bill that would put Planned Parenthood at the end of the line for family planning funds.

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Kentucky lawmakers have voted to send a message to Planned Parenthood.

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Lawmakers have given initial approval to a plan to “defund” Kentucky’s Planned Parenthood locations in Lexington and Louisville by putting the organization at the back of the line for federal family planning dollars.

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Planned Parenthood’s Kentucky and Indiana president says she will be stepping down from the position this summer.

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Kentucky’s restrictions on women seeking abortions and providers could be challenged now that the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a Texas abortion law for putting an “undue burden” on a woman’s right to the procedure.

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The attorney hired to represent Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky in a lawsuit over abortion services says he’ll ask a judge to dismiss the case.

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The state Cabinet for Health and Family Services has filed a lawsuit against Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky seeking more than $900,000 in fines over abortions performed in recent months.

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