Court blocks law targeting Planned Parenthood’s funding
The law bars the state from contracting with or making a grant to any entity that performs an abortion or maintains an abortion facility.
In an amicus brief, Speaker-elect J.D. Mesnard, Senate President-elect Steve Yarbrough and Gov. Doug Ducey’s Office of Office of Strategic Planning & Budgeting told the Arizona Supreme Court that Proposition 206, will impose a “significant hardship” on the Legislature and Arizona’s taxpayers.