Planned Parenthood of Minnesota may have to pay a pretty penny ($50,000) after performing an abortion on a 17-year-old girl without notifying her parents. Planned Parenthood didn't abide by the state law because "Staff members considered the teenager legally "emancipated" from her parents and able to consent to the abortion because she had previously had a baby."
Jill Stanek's recent appearance at a Right to Life dinner in Lenawee County, Michigan received some local media attention.
How important are good judges to the prolife cause? When prolife legislation is passed in Michigan, pro-choice organizations like Planned Parenthood and the Center for Reproductive Rights take their issue straight to the federal courts. Why? Because as the Opinion Journal notes, we've got The Finest Court in the Nation.