By Elliot Hazzard on at the Pulse 2016
The House Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives released a damning new report yesterday showing that Planned Parenthood violated federal law by releasing confidential patient records as a pretense to facilitate fetal organ sales to procurement firm StemExpress.
Panel Chairwoman Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) subsequently released contracts between StemExpress and the abortion clinics in question and called for an investigation from the Department of Health and Human Services. In a letter sent to the department Wednesday, Blackburn wrote, “The key to understanding the HIPAA and consent violations that we’ve referred to HHS is that there’s a business contract between StemExpress and the abortion clinics…[and that that] contract changes the way both entities view the young woman: her baby is now a profit center.” … read more here
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