(Omaha, NE) Susan Thayer filed suit against Planned Parenthood of the Heartland for fraud and abuse in 2011. After a district court judge dismissed the lawsuit in December of last year, Thayer appealed to the 8th Circuit. Thayer v. Planned Parenthood of the Heartland was heard today at the Roman L. Hruska Federal Courthouse in […]
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(Des Moines, IA) Breaking… Polk County District Court Judge Karen Romano ordered a stay of the Iowa Board of Medicine’s recent ruling banning webcam abortions. Planned Parenthood of the Heartland filed a lawsuit against the Iowa Board of Medicine in order to have the ruling overturned. The new rule was set to go into effect […]
Iowa City Planned Parenthood aborts more later-term babies than other Planned Parenthood clincis in Iowa and Midwest
Planned Parenthood of the Heartland announced the closing of their Ft. Madison and Spencer locations making that a total of six locations closed in a year.
Iowa Right to Life has learned that the Planned Parenthood satellite location in Ankeny, IA no longer offers telemed abortions.
Former Clinic Manager Accuses Planned Parenthood of the Heartland of Medicaid Fraud in Whistleblower Lawsuit
The Alliance Defending Freedom (formerly the Alliance Defense Fund) is representing Sue Thayer, a former Planned Parenthood of the Heartland Clinic manager in a lawsuit filed in March, 2011. The complaint by law was not allowed to be made public until a court unsealed it which happened recently. The ADF attorneys filed suit under a […]
Planned Parenthood of the Heartland announced today the closure of two more Iowa centers–the Newton clinic and the Family Practice Center in Des Moines! These centers will be closed effective July 19, 2012. These closures follow right after Planned Parenthood of the Heartland closed the doors in March on their abortion centers in Storm Lake […]
Just a few years ago, Christie Vilsack was Director of Planned Parenthood of the Heartland’s “Healthy Families” campaign, which succeeded in squeezing another $750,000 out of Iowa taxpayers to feed Planned Parenthood of the Heartland (aka “Big Abortion”.) But now that she is running for Congress, there’s nary a mention of Planned Parenthood of the […]
Planned Parenthood of the Heartland’s client numbers are down, and yet the organization has increased its taxpayer funding in just one year by $500,000 in additional government grants. According to PPH’s most recent annual report, ending in Fiscal Year June 2011, Iowa’s largest abortion provider netted $1.9 million in government grants. That’s up from $1.4 […]
Jill June, Planned Parenthood of the Heartland CEO, is on the warpath – in an imaginary war created by the organization that butters her bread, Planned Parenthood. According to June’s war rhetoric in her January 20, 2012, Des Moines Register letter to the editor (“Here’s another reason women leave the GOP”), Republicans “vilify,” “rampage,” “attack,” […]
SIOUX CITY, Iowa, Dec. 21, 2011 /Christian Newswire/ — An ambulance responded to an emergency call from Planned Parenthood of the Heartland in Sioux City, Iowa, at approximately 1:30 pm on Tuesday and transported a patient to a local hospital. Sidewalk counselors recalled seeing the same woman earlier in the day as she entered the […]
When Justine Kyker was 19 and a college student when she entered the Planned Parenthood of the Heartland clinic (formerly located at 851 19th St. in Des Moines, IA) to have an abortion. Nowa a stay-at-home mom and prolife advocate in Nebraska; she came back to that location today to share her story about that […]
Iowa Legislature Watch: Education, Prolife, and Marriage Bills Going Through the Statehouse (Update)
Here are some bills that I have been watching (or at least aware of) as a private citizen and through my role with American Principles Project. I would like to ask Iowans to contact their State Representative or State Senator about these bills. Update: HF 153 – I didn’t have the file number for this […]