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Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest v. Alaska

Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest v. Alaska

Challenge to Alaska’s parental involvement law, which requires notification of a young woman's parent at least 48 hours before an abortion. Part of the law is currently enjoined, but the notice requirements are in effect. Current Status: The case is currently pending before the Alaska Supreme Court. (See the law here. See the court opinion here. Read more here.)