SCOTUS Takes Up Title X ‘Gag’ Rule

By Amy Lotven / February 22, 2021 at 1:55 PM
The Supreme Court said Monday (Feb. 22) it will take up the Ninth Circuit Court’s decision to uphold the Trump administration’s so-called “gag rule” that blocks Title X grantees from talking about or referring patients for abortion. The American Medical Association, Planned Parenthood and several other stakeholders had asked the high court to review the decision, arguing the Trump rule inappropriately interferes with the patient-physician relationship. Meanwhile, President Joe Biden has asked federal agencies to take another look at the...

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