Planned Parenthood

A sign hangs in the offices of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America December 7, 2001 in New York City. About 200 Planned Parenthood facilities received anthrax hoax letters last month in Fed Ex packages. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Group Behind Undercover Anti-Abortion Videos Is Something Of A Mystery

It calls itself the Center for Medical Progress, and its name has been all over the news in the past few weeks after it began releasing hidden-camera videos that set off an uproar over the use of tissue from aborted fetuses in medical research.

08/12/2015

Heather Saunders Estes

Northern California Planned Parenthood Counters Anti-Abortion Group’s Undercover Videos

The president of Planned Parenthood’s Northern California chapter is defending her organization against a growing political campaign to defund it.

08/09/2015

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Bay Area Federal Judge Extends Order Blocking Anti-Abortion Group From Releasing Videos

A federal judge in San Francisco has extended a restraining order that blocks an anti-abortion group from releasing any recordings that it secretly gathered at annual meetings of an abortion providers’ association.

08/03/2015

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Federal Judge In San Francisco Blocks Further Release Of Anti-Abortion Group’s Undercover Videos

A federal judge in San Francisco on Friday blocked the release of any recordings made at meetings of an abortion providers’ association by the anti-abortion group the Center for Medical Progress.

08/01/2015

The planned parenthood logo (CBS)

Lawsuit: Anti-Abortion Group Secretly Recorded Abortion Providers

An association of abortion providers moved Friday to block the release of recordings it claims were made by an anti-abortion group that has previously revealed secretly recorded videos of a Planned Parenthood leader discussing the use of aborted fetuses for research.

07/31/2015

California Attorney General Kamala Harris speaks during a news conference on October 10, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

California Attorney General To Investigate Undercover Video Targeting Planned Parenthood

California Attorney General Kamala Harris said Friday that she plans to review two undercover videos released by anti-abortion activists aimed at discrediting Planned Parenthood’s procedures for providing fetal tissue to researchers.

07/25/2015

The planned parenthood logo (CBS)

Covert Planned Parenthood Video Prompts Federal Investigation Over Fetal-Parts Policy

Congressional Republicans say they will launch an investigation of Planned Parenthood as a result of an undercover video released by the Center for Medical Progress, an anti-abortion group, asserting the women’s health organization sells body parts from abortions.

07/16/2015

The planned parenthood logo (CBS)

Coalition Of Parents Shocked To Discover Planned Parenthood Teaching Sex Ed At East Bay Schools

A coalition of high school parents in the East Bay said they were shocked and upset to find out Planned Parenthood was teaching sex education classes to their children.

11/05/2014

Kira Kazantsev (credit: The Miss America Organization)

Miss America From Walnut Creek Criticized Over Planned Parenthood Internship

The woman who grew up in the East Bay and won the Miss America pageant earlier this week is under fire for a recent internship with Planned Parenthood.

09/18/2014

Buffer zone outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in San Francisco. (CBS)

Supreme Court Strikes Down Abortion Clinic Buffer Zones, May Impact San Francisco Law

After the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a Massachusetts law that requires buffer zones around entrances to reproductive health clinics, Bay Area legislators and abortion rights supporters are looking into whether similar local laws will be impacted by the high court’s decision.

06/26/2014

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