Iowa Supreme Court Considers Legality of Webcam Abortions

By Cheryl Sullenger A lawyer with the Iowa Attorney General’s office argued in defense of the regulations. He argued that webcam abortions do not significantly improve access to abortions to women, based on findings of a study submitted by Planned Parenthood. I was frankly disappointed in the State’s arguments. The attorney seemed unprepared to answer […]

VICTORY: Judge Upholds Iowa Webcam Abortion Ban Regulations

By Cheryl Sullenger Des Moines, IA – Polk County District Judge Jeffrey Farrell ruled today that the Iowa Board of Medicine was acting within its proper authority when it banned the use of Planned Parenthood’s experimental “Webcam” abortion pill distribution process. This ruling will allow the implementation and enforcement of the webcam abortion ban in […]

Planned Parenthood Halts Webcam Abortions at Tenth Iowa Facility

By Cheryl Sullenger Des Moines, IA – Iowa Right to Life is reporting and Operation Rescue has confirmed that Planned Parenthood of the Heartland has halted webcam abortions at their Cedar Rapids facility. This represents the tenth Planned Parenthood webcam abortion facility that has stopped using the controversial abortion pill distribution scheme since 2012. Operation […]

Judge Considers Iowa Regulations Banning Webcam Abortion

Meanwhile, nine webcam facilities in Iowa have closed since 2012 while 17 states have banned the corners-cutting Internet abortion pill distribution scheme By Cheryl Sullenger Des Moines, IA – Polk County Judge Jeffery Farrell is currently considering a suit brought by Planned Parenthood of the Heartland against the Iowa Board of Medicine for new rules […]

Iowa Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Ban Webcam Abortions as Stats Show Planned Parenthood’s “Cash Cow” has Failed to Produce

By Cheryl Sullenger Des Moines, IA – A bill has been introduced in the Iowa Legislature to ban what are known as “telemed” or “webcam” abortions in that state. The bill was introduced by Republican State Rep. Matt Windschitl and 18 co-sponsors. “If I could stop all abortion in this state, I would,” Windschitl told […]