Planned Parenthood Urges SCOTUS To Halt Abortion Law

Law360, New York (November 13, 2013, 7:39 PM EST) -- Planned Parenthood on Wednesday again urged the U.S. Supreme Court to vacate a ruling allowing Texas to enforce a requirement that abortion providers have hospital admitting privileges, saying severe harm caused to the applicants and their patients warrants a vacatur.

The brief was filed in response to the state’s memorandum in opposition on Tuesday to Planned Parenthood’s first application to vacate, filed Nov. 4. Texas asked Justice Scalia in a 40-page brief to deny the organization’s emergency motion, arguing they are likely to win on the...
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