“The state will aggressively defend our right to cancel the contract”, he said in a written statement Tuesday.

Except when the topic is being discussed, inevitably it will lead to Planned Parenthood.

The Center for Medical Progress released the video Tuesday that StemExpress went to court to suppress. In it, when asked what would make her lab “happy”, StemExpress’ CEO answered, “another 50 livers a week”.

Planned Parenthood leaders have called the videos misleading and selectively edited.

Planned Parenthood alleges that Jindal is violating federal law by stripping funding because some of its facilities in other states perform abortions. Medicaid is the state-federal health-care program for the poor.

No, what’s really at stake is how much resistance there is to Planned Parenthood.

Jindal spokesman Mike Reed told The Hill that the governor’s office will stand its ground.

The complaint names Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast and three “Jane Does” as plaintiffs and Secretary of Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Kathy Kleibert – and Jindal by association – as defendants. Jindal “chose to exercise that right”. A similar issue erupted in Indiana and Arizona back in 2011, when state officials tried to cut off Medicaid funds offered to Planned Parenthood clinics. New Hampshire blocked state funding, which isn’t subject to federal oversight. Ronald Berman, is an abortion doctor for Planned Parenthood Mar Monte.

StemExpress is a for-profit biotech supply company that has been partnered with Planned Parenthood clinics across the country to purchase human fetal parts since its founding in 2010.

In addition to family planning services, the organization also provides women’s cancer screening services. “Where they’re like, ‘We need limbs, but no hands and feet need to be attached.’ …”

Chemicals used to kill the fetus in utero, such as digoxin, aren’t used for tissue procurement cases, according to CMP. Masat’s church was demonstrating before Planned Parenthood’s Tyler clinic on South Broadway Saturday morning to coincide with the national movement. Abortion opponents are contending Planned Parenthood illegally profited from providing the fetal tissue, but the group says it was only compensated for overhead expenses, which would be legal. Democratic candidates Hillary Clinton and Sen.

“Well, I mean we’re going into it knowing that it has to be financially beneficial for you“, the actor said. But she explained, “Planned Parenthood has volume, because they’re a volume institution”. The state health department said it reimbursed Planned Parenthood for about $287,000 for services provided to Medicaid recipients. It seeks a declaratory judgment and an injunction stopping DHH from canceling the Medicaid provider agreement.