California Is Latest State To Support Planned Parenthood’s Suit In Ohio
Since his appointment by Gov. Jerry Brown in December, California Attorney Gen. Xavier Becerra has been active in arguing in court against national policies of the Trump administration and those of other states.
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California Joins 15 States In Filing Court Brief Supporting Planned Parenthood's Lawsuit Against Ohio Healthcare Law
California has joined 15 other state attorneys general in filing a friend-of-the-court brief in support of a lawsuit by Planned Parenthood of Greater Ohio challenging a law in that state that excludes healthcare providers that offer abortion services from participating in other publicly funded health programs, officials said Thursday. The lawsuit challenges the exclusion of such providers from breast and cervical cancer prevention programs, according to California Atty. Gen. Xavier Becerra. (Patrick McGreevy, 4/6)