Arizona Daily Star: Planned Parenthood Files Lawsuit Against State, Seeks to Void Several Abortion Laws

April 12, 2019

O’Melveny is representing Planned Parenthood Arizona and individual clinicians in a lawsuit aimed to advance and protect women’s right to safe and accessible reproductive health care.

The lawsuit filed in federal court lists restrictions imposed over multiple years by the Arizona Legislature on who can perform what abortion-related services, requiring women to make two trips to a clinic and forbidding doctors from prescribing abortion medications via telemedicine.

Each of those, according to O’Melveny partner Catalina Vergara, infringes on the constitutional right of women to terminate a pregnancy.

Read the full article here.