- January 25, 2016

Grand Jury Indicts Activists Behind Planned Parenthood Hoax Video


After two months of review, a Harris County grand jury chose not to indict Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast over allegations of unlawful misconduct on Monday – they did, however, indict two anti-abortion activists involved in making the allegations against the reproductive health provider.

In July, Gov. Greg Abbott launched an investigation into Planned Parenthood’s practices following the release of undercover, highly edited videos attempting to showcase the sale of fetal tissue. Filmed by fervent anti-choice activist group the Center for Medical Progress, the dubious videos have been widely debunked, but that didn’t stop Abbott, Attorney General Ken Paxton, or Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick from