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Planned Parenthood of Greater Texas v. Janek

Planned Parenthood of Greater Texas v. Janek

Federal court challenge to a Texas rule prohibiting Planned Parenthood affiliates and other entities affiliated with abortion providers from participating in Texas’ Medicaid Women’s Health Program as violating Plaintiffs’ constitutional rights. In December 2012, case was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas. Final Outcome: The case was dismissed in January 2013 without prejudice at Plaintiff’s request while the state court case proceeds.