Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Women's Health Policy Report (National Partnership for Women & Families): Center For Reproductive Rights Files Lawsuit Against La. Clinic Licensing Law:
The New York-based Center for Reproductive Rights on Monday filed a federal lawsuit against Louisiana over a new law that gives state health authorities expanded authority to suspend or revoke abortion clinics' licenses and immediately close clinics if they determine that violations pose health or safety threats to patients, the AP/WWLTV reports. The suit argues that the law is unconstitutional and vague. . . .