Hot News Stories (12/18/13)Posted: December 18, 2013
Philadelphia Weekly (Philadelphia, PA)
Pennsylvania legislators are fighting back against the series’ of anti-choice legislation last week, offering a bill which would protect “the physician-patient relationship from political intrusion, and a bill creating a ‘buffer zone’ around family planning clinics frequented by anti-choice protestors, among others.
The Hill (Washington, DC)
Nine members of the House of Representatives have offered legislation that would eliminate federal grants to states that run abstinence-only education programs.
RH Reality Check (USA)
A group of parents in Princeton, New Jersey, has come together to protest their school district’s current comprehensive sexuality education claiming it will likely increase sexual activity and promiscuity. Extensive research, however, has shown otherwise.