Hot News Stoires (4/17/12)
Washington Times (USA)
At least 75 bills to restrict choice passed one state legislative chamber in the first quarter of 2012, the Guttmacher Institute said Friday.
Bloomberg News (USA)
Germany’s largest drugmaker, will pay at least $110 million to settle about 500 lawsuits over claims that its Yasmin line of birth-control pills caused blood clots, in the first resolution of cases over the product, people familiar with the agreements said.
Washington Post (USA)
Grants from the Susan G. Komen Foundation for the Cure are flowing to Planned Parenthood, as the women’s health organizations seek to rebuild their relationship after the controversy in February over the breast cancer charity’s unsuccessful attempt to defund Planned Parenthood.