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Abortion giant to shutter three killing centers

Posted in Planned Parenthood closing with tags , , , , , , , on August 1, 2013 by saynsumthn

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The Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast Chapter, which kills unborn children in the Houston, southeast Texas, and Louisiana, announced two weeks ago that because of state budget cuts clinics that do or refer for abortions, Planned Parenthood chapters in Lufkin, Huntsville, and Bryan will have to close.

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After nearly 40 years of serving East Texans, their last day to see patients is Thursday, Aug. 1.

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In addition, Planned Parenthood says that the Bryan clinic must close because of the new guidelines for abortion clinics the Texas Legislature recently passed. It is the only clinic of the three that offered abortion services.

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The Gulf Coast region’s president and CEO, Melaney Linton, cited “an increasingly hostile environment for providers of reproductive health care in underserved communities,” along with budget cuts to women’s health care services as reasons for the closure of the three centers.

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The pro-life group Life Dynamics, Inc. a national pro-life organization located in Denton, Texas says they are thrilled that three abortion referral centers will be closed in Texas this week.

Life Dynamics points out that while the media is playing these closures as bad for women it is important to remember who abortion targets in the state.
63.1% of the babies aborted in Texas were black or Hispanic. Read more here