Sunday, December 9, 2012
NBC News: Abortion mandate costs Planned Parenthood a few affiliates, by M. Alex Johnson:
A Planned Parenthood affiliate in New York is leaving the organization rather than comply with a policy that all affiliates must offer on-site abortions, fueling hopes among anti-abortion activists of a split within the abortion-rights movement. But the move is an isolated one that has nothing to do with political battles, officials of the family planning organization say, and the policy appears likely to take effect in the new year with little disruption. . . .