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Jennifer Ludden

Jennifer Ludden appears in the following:

Planned Parenthood Says Experts Found Misleading Edits In Videos

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Planned Parenthood has paid forensic experts to comb through undercover videos released by anti-abortion activists, and their report finds significant distortions and misleading edits. The report has been handed over to Congress, which is investigating allegations that Planned Parenthood illegally profits from fetal tissue donation.

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After A Divorce, What Happens To A Couple's Frozen Embryos?

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Former spouses who disagree over whether their embryos can be destroyed have taken their case to court. In the process, one thing has become clear: how far the law lags behind reproductive technology.

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Planned Parenthood Controversy Raises Questions About Fetal Tissue Research

Friday, July 31, 2015

A series of sting videos targeting Planned Parenthood is raising questions about the field of fetal tissue research. Companies who buy and sell such tissue defend their work.

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Sting Videos Part Of Longtime Campaign Against Planned Parenthood

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

The young anti-abortion activist who planned the recent sting videos on Planned Parenthood staff members has ties to larger group that oppose abortion.

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John Boehner Calls For Probe Of Planned Parenthood After Sting Video

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

House Speaker John Boehner is calling for an investigation of Planned Parenthood after a sting video alleged the organization sells aborted fetal body parts, which is illegal.

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Undercover Video Targets Planned Parenthood

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Activists say the video of a Planned Parenthood official is evidence the group is selling parts from aborted fetuses, which is illegal. Planned Parenthood says tissue is donated for medical research.

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Despite Supreme Court Ruling, Americans Remain Split On Same-Sex Marriage

Friday, June 26, 2015

People from around the country react to Friday's Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage.

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A Baltimore Civil Rights Icon Is Still Pushing To Help City's Young

Friday, June 26, 2015

Sixty years ago, Helena Hicks helped desegregate the city's lunch counters. In the wake of Freddie Gray's death, the 80-year-old has continued to advocate for Baltimore's poor, black residents.

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In Baltimore, Rec Centers Provide So Much More Than Just Fun

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Several dozen recreation centers offer aftercare and summer camp for children in the city's poorest neighborhoods. But they also give kids the family stability and structure that so many of them lack.

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Court Decision On Texas Abortion Law Could Hasten Clinic Closures

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

A federal appeals court has upheld sweeping abortion restrictions in Texas that supporters say protect women's health. Opponents say the decision could leave just seven or eight clinics open.

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Baltimore Community Engagement Efforts Slowed By Crime Spike

Friday, June 05, 2015

Accusations against police of a slowdown has heightened longstanding mistrust of police. While steps are being taken to rebuild that trust, that's hard to do when police are out combating violence.

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In Baltimore, Violent Crime Is Up, And Residents Say Police Presence Is Down

Thursday, June 04, 2015

Homicides have spiked in Baltimore since April, when six police officers were charged in the death of Freddie Gray. But arrests have fallen, and some accuse the police of a deliberate slowdown.

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Group Makes Character Key Part Of Reducing Baltimore Unemployment

Friday, May 15, 2015

For years now, the Center for Urban Families has provided training in the city's poorest neighborhood. People don't just work on their resumes, but also attitude and life skills.

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Play Date Protest Held In Support Of 'Free Range' Parents

Sunday, May 10, 2015

A Maryland couple made national headlines after Child Protective Services investigated them for letting their children walk home from a park alone. Now, other parents are staging a defiant protest in support.

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Students Say University Of Mary Washington Failed To Address Yik Yak Threats

Thursday, May 07, 2015

A feminist group at the University of Mary Washington is suing the school under Title IX for allegedly failing to respond to various threats made against them. Some are tied to the anonymous social messaging app Yik Yak.

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Six Baltimore Police Officers Face Criminal Charges In Freddie Gray's Death

Friday, May 01, 2015

Baltimore's chief prosecutor Marilyn Mosby announced Friday that the officers involved in Freddie Gray's arrest face criminal charges, including second-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter.

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Some Baltimore Residents Say They Don't Trust Police, Politicians

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Residents of Baltimore's impoverished neighborhoods say they don't trust their police force or city officials.

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National Guard Deployed To Baltimore; Riots Break Out After Gray's Funeral

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Freddie Gray is the black man who died in police custody a week ago. A mob of young people threw rocks and stones at police. They also looted dozens of businesses and set fires to stores and cars.

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Baltimore Mayor Condemns Violent Protesters At Press Conference

Monday, April 27, 2015

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake held a press conference Monday night in response to violent protests over the death of Freddie Gray. The rioting comes the same day as Gray was laid to rest.

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Violent Protests Erupt In Baltimore After Freddie Gray's Funeral

Monday, April 27, 2015

Protests erupted into rioting in Baltimore Monday afternoon as police clashed with a large group of youths. Police said seven officers were hurt and at least one was unresponsive.

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