High Court Won’t Review Planned Parenthood Defunding Block

Law360, New York (May 28, 2013, 12:32 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to weigh in on a dispute over an Indiana law withholding state Medicaid funds from organizations that perform abortions, effectively keeping in place an injunction granted to Planned Parenthood of Indiana Inc. against the provision going into effect.

In an order made without comment, the high court declined to take up a petition for a writ of certiorari by Indiana, filed in February after the Seventh Circuit upheld a preliminary injunction granted to Planned Parenthood, blocking implementation of the...
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