Posted by | July 10, 2012 00:45 | Filed under: Top Stories

An Indiana attempt to infringe on the right to an abortion infringes on women’s rights.

A controversial Indiana law that would keep low-income women from using federal Medicaid benefits to receive any kind of reproductive medical care from Planned Parenthood is unacceptable because it denies women the freedom to choose their health care providers, according to a federal hearing officer.

In June 2011, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) of the Department of Health and Human Services ruled the state law, which would alter the way Medicaid is run in Indiana, violates federal laws, making it unacceptable.

By: Alan

Alan Colmes is the publisher of Liberaland.