Fox Valley Families Against Planned Parenthood

Our Fight Against Planned Parenthood in the Press

The following is as complete a list as we can compile of press stories related to Fox Valley Families Against Planned Parenthood and the battle over abortion here in Aurora, Illinois:

October 2008

Aurora Clinic Marks One Year
WGN Radio 720 AM, October 7, 2008
Libel suit may cost anti-abortion group more than $300k
Aurora Beacon, October 7, 2008
Aurora Planned Parenthood clinic open a year
covenantnews.com, October 6, 2008
Right-Wing Magnate Takes Up Anti-Abortion Banner
ipsnews.com, October 6, 2008
Does speech law trample on rights?
Chicago Tribune, October 6, 2008
Planned Parenthood clinic remains open
www.thonline.com, October 3, 2008
Planned Parenthood marks 1 year in Aurora amid controversey
Chicago Tribune, October 2, 2008
Planned Parenthood clinic open a year
WTHI TV, October 2, 2008
Planned Parenthood wants $317,000 from anti-abortion group
Daily Herald, October 2, 2008
Planned Parenthood Aurora Turns One
Progress Illinois, October 2, 2008
Interpretation of New Illinois Law Could Stifle Grassroots Advocacy Groups
DFW Catholic, October 2, 2008

September 2008

Planned Parenthood targeted by new anti-abortion coalition
religiondispatches.org, September 29, 2008
Pro-Life Groups Scheme to Shut Down Planned Parenthood
catholicexchange.com, September 22, 2008
Life Advocates Stand Up to Planned Parenthood
citizenlink.com, September 22, 2008
Anti-abortion leaders plot demise of Planned Parenthood clinics
Daily Herald, September 19, 2008
Pro-Life Groups Scheme to Shut Down Planned Parenthood
lifesitenews.com, September 19, 2008
Pro-Life Coalition Strategizes To Shut Down Planned Parenthood
Loveworld Newsroom, September 19, 2008
Pro-Life Coalition Strategizes to Shut Down Planned Parenthood
The Christian Post, September 18, 2008
Pro-Life Coalition Strategizes to Shut Down Planned Parenthood
directionstoorthodoxy.org, September 18, 2008
Pro-Life Organizations Launch Nationwide Campaign Against Planned Parenthood
lifeissues.net, September 17, 2008
Pro-Life Groups Launch Campaign to De-Fund Planned Parenthood Abortion Biz
lifenews.com, September 17, 2008

April 2008

Hundreds of Life Advocates Gather at Abortion Clinic
citizenlink.com, April 28, 2008
400 protest at clinic
The Beacon News, April 27, 2008
About 400 join monthly protest
Kane County Chronicle, April 27, 2008
Deal near to end Aurora abortion protest suit
Chicago Sun-Times, April 26, 2008
Settlement near in lawsuit?
The Herald News, April 26, 2008
Aurora, IL Pro-Life Advocates Expected at Massive Abortion Center Protest
lifenews.com, April 25, 2008

March & February 2008

Residents sue clinic for zoning
Northwest Herald, February 15, 2008
Aurora Residents Sue City and Planned Parenthood Over Giant Abortion Mill's Zoning Violations
lifesite.net, February 15, 2008
City of Aurora and Planned Parenthood are sued over alleged zoning violations at clinic site
Chicago Tribune, February 14, 2008
Lawsuit targets clinic zoning
Aurora Beacon, February 14, 2008
Aurora Pro-Life Advocates Sue City Over Planned Parenthood Abortion Business
lifenews.com, February 13, 2008
Anti-abortion group sues Aurora
Aurora Beacon, February 13, 2008
Pro-life conference enlivens fight against abortion
Catholic Explorer, February 9, 2008

January 2008

Father Wilde attempts to tame abortion crisis
Catholic Observer, January 31, 2008
Aurora clinic zoning appeal dismissed
Citizen Magazine, January 2008
Aurora clinic zoning appeal dismissed
The Beacon News, January 8, 2008
Non-profit mega-clinic fails to meet zoning
World Net Daily, January 7, 2008
Aurora Zoning Board May Rule on Planned Parenthood Abortion Center
lifenews.com, January 5, 2008
No end in sight??
milehighnews.com, January 3, 2008
The Top Ten Most Moronic Stories of 2007
morons.com, January 1, 2008
Prognosticators give their take on 08
Chicago Tribune, January 1, 2008

December 2007

America at a turning point, but which way will she turn?
—Christian Examiner Online, December 31, 2007
Abortion Ruling, Embryonic Research Alternative Top 2007 Pro-Life Stories
lifenews.com, December 31, 2007
Planned Parenthood's twisted idea of Christmas
Spero News, December 20, 2007
Clinic's occupancy permit challenged
The Beacon News, December 19, 2007
Lakewood City Council vs pro life activists
YourHub.com Lakewood, December 19, 2007
"Clinic permit improper?"
The Beacon News, December 18, 2007
"Bonnie Grabenhofer: President of the Illinois National Organization for Women"
The Beacon News, December 16, 2007
"Steve Trombley: President and CEO of Planned Parenthood/Chicago Area"
"The Beacon News", December 16, 2007
"Eric Scheidler: Pro-Life Action League communications director"
The Beacon News, December 16, 2007
"Planned Parenthood zoning case centers on documents"
The Beacon News, December 13, 2007
"Attorneys target clinic's zoning"
Chicago Tribune, December 14,2007
"Aurora, Illinois' Extension of Abortion Center's Occupancy Permit Questioned"
lifenews.com, December 18th, 2007
Naperville, Illinois Next to Take Up Parental Involvement Abortion Law
lifenews.com, December 3, 2007
" VIDEO: Chicago-Area Police Threaten to Arrest Man for Simply Praying While Pushing Baby Stroller on Public Street"
lifesite.net, December 12, 2007
"http://www.lifenews.com/state2680.html"
lifenews.com, December 13, 2007
"Aurora, Illinois Battle Over Abortion Business' Zoning Permit Continues"
lifenews.com, December 14, 2007

November 30, 2007

"Aurora seeking law's revival"
Chicago Tribune, November 30, 2007
"Naperville taking up parental notice law"
The Beacon News, November 30, 2007
"Pro-Life Family Group to Reveal New Abortion HQ Duplicity"
Christian News Wire, Novemebr 30, 2007

November 28-29, 2007

"Aurora clinic hearing to be continued"
Daily Herald, November 29, 2007
"Zoning board fixes dates for Planned Parenthood hearings"
Aurora Beacon, November 29, 2007
"Council backs parental notification"
Aurora Beacon, November 28, 2007
"Aurora urges state to enforce parental notification law"
Daily Herald, November 28, 2007
"Aurora, Illinois Zoning Board Postpones Decision on New Abortion Center"
lifenews.comNoveber, 29, 2007
"Aurora, Illinois City Council Approves Parental Notification on Abortion"
LifeNews.com, November 28, 2007

November 16-21, 2007

"Aurora notification resolution moved to council"
Daily Herald, November 21, 2007
"Illinois pro-lifers face threat of paddy wagon for Planned Parenthood protests"
Catholic News Agency, November 19, 2007
"Aurora police, activists at odds over clinic protests"
Chicago Tribune, November 18, 2007
"200 attend protest outside Aurora Planned Parenthood"
Chicago Sun-Times, November 18, 2007
"Planned Parenthood protest calm, peaceful"
Aurora Beacon, November 18, 2007
"Protestors, Aurora police both hoping for quiet day"
Daily Herald, November 16, 2007
"Aurora's chief: We'll arrest abortion protesters who violate ordinances"
Aurora Beacon, November 16, 2007
"Aurora, Illinois Police Crack Down on Abortion Protesters at New Center"
LifeNews.com, November 16, 2007
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November 3-14, 2007

"Aurora seeking to press state; Resolution wants abortion notification law followed"
Daily Herald, November 14, 2007
"Abortion continues to be hot Aurora issue"
Daily Herald, November 14, 2007
"Parental notice resolution now targets abortion"
Aurora Beacon, November 14, 2007
"Aurora Council to Vote on Parental-Notification Resolution"
Focus on the Family CitizenLink, November 14, 2007
"Aurora City Council Will Vote on Parental Notification Before Abortion Measure"
LifeNews.com, November 14, 2007
"State NOW president challenges abortion-rights partisans to act"
Aurora Beacon, November 13, 2007
"Parental notice back on Aurora's agenda"
Aurora Beacon, November 13, 2007
"Mega-deception at mega-clinics!"
WorldNetDaily, November 6, 2007
"Lying with Impunity: Planned Parenthood's Secret Abortion Clinic"
Christian Post, November 5, 2007
"Aurora, Illinois Abortion Center Has Date Set for Zoning Approval Hearing"
LifeNews.com, November 5, 2007
"Zoning appeal set for clinic"
Aurora Beacon, November 3, 2007

October 25-27, 2007

"Protesters rally outside Planned Parenthood clinic in Aurora"
Chicago Tribune, October 27, 2007
"People Protest Against Planned Parenthood in Aurora [Video]"
WGN News Channel 9, October 27, 2007
"Another Major Protest This Saturday at Aurora 'Abortion Fortress'"
LifeSiteNews.com, October 25, 2007

October 24, 2007

"Opponents trying to push abortion providers out"
Tucson Citizen, October 24, 2007
"Poor Planned Parenthood?"
Townhall.com, October 24, 2007
"Resolution supports law seeking notification"
Aurora Beacon, October 24, 2007
"Aurora residents continue to blast officials"
Daily Herald, October 24, 2007
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October 19-23, 2007

"Aurora residents WILL weigh in"
Daily Herald, October 23, 2007
"Women's clinic opponents add to zoning appeal"
Aurora Beacon, October 23, 2007
"What parents don't know"
Aurora Beacon, October 21, 2007
"Parental notification law may face legal challenges"
Aurora Beacon, October 20, 2007
"The Stories Behind a Choice"
Huffington Post, October 19, 2007

October 11-15, 2007

"Planned Parenthood is not the enemy in abortion fight"
Chicago Sun-Times, October 15, 2007
"Chain makes peaceful statement against abortion"
Kane County Chronicle, October 15, 2007
"Fence erected on vacant lot to keep out clinic protesters"
Aurora Beacon, October 13, 2007
"Parental consent proposal introduced in Aurora"
Daily Herald, October 12, 2007
"Creative construction"
The Economist, October 11, 2007
"Abortion foes assail Aurora mayor over clinic"
Chicago Tribune, October 11, 2007

October 7-10, 2007

"Aurora faces its critics"
Daily Herald, October 10, 2007
"Aurora mayor defends his actions over clinic"
Daily Herald, October 10, 2007
"Weisner target of two protests"
Aurora Beacon, October 10, 2007
"Hundreds protest abortion with chain"
Daily Herald, October 8, 2007
"As clinic opens, TV pulls the plug"
Aurora Beacon, October 8, 2007
"Lawyer says Planned Parenthood defamed protesters"
Catholic Explorer, October 8, 2007
"Now that clinic's open..."
Daily Herald, October 7, 2007
"Peeking at the protest"

October 4, 2007

Peeking at the protest
Chicago Sun-Times, October 4, 2007
"Nation's Largest Abortion Clinic Opens in Illinois"
Christian Post, October 4, 2007
"Abortion foes to form Life Chain"
Daily Herald, October 4, 2007
"First full day at clinic quiet"
Aurora Beacon, October 4, 2007
"Planned Parenthood allowed to open in Aurora"
Chicago Suburban News, October 4, 2007
"Planned Parenthood sued for libel"
Spero News, October 4, 2007
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October 3, 2007

"Clinic opens amid cheers and protests"
Chicago Tribune, October 3, 2007
"Abortion clinic opens; Opponents outnumber patients, file another challenge"
Chicago Sun-Times, October 3, 2007
"Health of free speech is important, too, in clinic debate"
Chicago Sun-Times [Editorial], October 3, 2007
"Access rules to lot near clinic remain unclear"
Aurora Beacon, October 3, 2007
"Planned Parenthood's bulletproof glass"
WorldNetDaily, October 3, 2007
"Planned Parenthood clinic opens peacefully"
Joliet Herald News, October 3, 2007
"Disputed Aurora clinic now open"
Elgin Courier News, October 3, 2007

October 2, 2007

"Planned Parenthood Opens Near Chicago"
Associated Press, October 2, 2007
"Controversy embroils U.S. abortion services clinic"
Reuters, October 2, 2007
"Controversy embroils U.S. abortion services clinic"
Scientific American, October 2, 2007
"Aurora Planned Parenthood Opens Today"
Ms. Magazine, October 2, 2007
"Clinic opens doors after delay"
Kane County Chronicle, October 2, 2007
"Planned Parenthood opens doors in Aurora amid protests"
Medill Reports, October 2, 2007
"Pro-lifers march on"
Catholic Explorer, October 2, 2007
"Emergency Appeal Filed as Aurora Mayor Permits Largest Abortion Facility in U.S. to Open"
LifeSiteNews.com, October 2, 2007
"Aurora Pro-Life Advocates Protest New Planned Parenthood Abortion Center"
LifeNews.com, October 2, 2007
"Amid Protests, Planned Parenthood Opens"
Chicagoist, October 2, 2007
"Planned Parenthood opens In Aurora"
Daily Herald, October 2, 2007
"Activists Continue To Fight Clinic As It Opens"
CBS News Channel 2, October 2, 2007
"Peaceful protest greets clinic opening"
Naperville Sun, October 2, 2007
"Planned Parenthood Opens"
NBC News Channel 5, October 2, 2007
"Activists Continue To Fight Clinic As It Opens"
CBS News Channel 2, October 2, 2007
"Aurora Planned Parenthood to open"
ABC News Channel 7, October 2, 2007
"Planned Parenthood clinic in Aurora opens peacefully"
Chicago Tribune, October 2, 2007
"Aurora gives clinic approval to open"
Chicago Tribune, October 2, 2007
"2nd-generation activists take lead in abortion battle"
Chicago Tribune, October 2, 2007
"Abortion clinic can open today"
Chicago Sun-Times, October 2, 2007
"Clinic opening today"
Daily Herald, October 2, 2007
"Aurora Planned Parenthood Clinic To Open"
WBBM News Radio 780, October 2, 2007
"Planned Parenthood to open in Aurora"
Elgin Courier News, October 2, 2007
"Mayor will allow abortion facility to open; But aldermen intend to raise issue of deceptions"
WorldNetDaily, October 2, 2007
"Aurora Abortion Center Will Open Tuesday After Reviews Allow Permit"
LifeNews.com, October 2, 2007
"Clinical Deception"
Christianity Today, October 2, 2007
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October 1, 2007

"Abortion protesters file libel lawsuit in Kane County"
Daily Herald, October 1, 2007
"Protest group files suit against Planned Parenthood"
Aurora Beacon, October 1, 2007
"Official: No wrongdoing in Aurora clinic permit"
Daily Herald, October 1, 2007
"Abortion Clinic Allowed to Open in Ill."
Associated Press, October 1, 2007
"State's Attorney: Planned Parenthood Did Not Break Law"
WBBM News Radio 780, October 1, 2007
"Planned Parenthood Sued Today for Libelous Statements Against Pro-Life Advocates"
LifeSiteNews.com, October 1, 2007
"Aurora Planned Parenthood Clinic to Open Tuesday"
WFLD Channel 32 News, October 1, 2007
"A New 'Ground Zero' in the Abortion Wars"
RealClearPolitics, October 1, 2007
"Planned Parenthood applies with lies"
Chicago Tribune, October 1, 2007
"Clinic will open Tuesday"
Naperville Sun, October 1, 2007
"Planned Parenthood to open Tuesday"
Daily Herald, October 1, 2007
"Aurora Planned Parenthood clinic to open Tuesday"
WAND Channel 17 News (Decatur), October 1, 2007
"Barsanti: Clinic permit review finds no criminal acts"
Kane County Chronicle, October 1, 2007
"Probe shows nothing illegal"
Daily Herald, October 1, 2007
"3 attorneys issue reviews of Planned Parenthood permit process"
WQAD Channel 8 News (Quad Cities), October 1, 2007
"Clinic will open Tuesday"
Elgin Courier News, October 1, 2007
"Anti-abortion activists sue Planned Parenthood over alleged libel"
WQAD Channel 8 News (Quad Cities), October 1, 2007
"Aurora Gives up Fight against Planned Parenthood"
Focus on the Family CitizenLink, October 1, 2007

September 29-30, 2007

"Ugly scene a loss for women"
Chicago Tribune, September 30, 2007
"TLN program on Aurora clinic goes out to nation"
Aurora Beacon, September 30, 2007
"Battle over abortion rights moves to Illinois"
Workers World, September 30, 2007
"Decision due on Aurora clinic"
Daily Herald, September 29, 2007
Planned Parenthood Lies?
—Fox News Weekend Live, September 29, 2007
"Barsanti's report on Planned Parenthood delayed"
Aurora Beacon, September 29, 2007
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September 28, 2007

"Clinic foes' claim disputed"
Chicago Tribune, September 28, 2007
"Not Posted! Saying 'no mas' to the abortion debate"
Chicago Tribune, September 28, 2007
"Obama backs Planned Parenthood clinic in Aurora"
Chicago Tribune, September 28, 2007
"Obama backs Planned Parenthood clinic in Aurora"
Baltimore Sun, September 28, 2007
"Parents Appalled At Graphic Anti-Abortion Fliers"
NBC News Channel 5, September 28, 2007
"Aurora Clinic Opponents Misinterpret Zoning Laws"
Feminist Daily News, September 28, 2007
"Aurora: Clinic opponents may be mistaken in interpretation of zoning laws"
Belleville News-Democrat, September 28, 2007
"Battle in Illinois over new abortion clinic"
Socialist Worker Online, September 28, 2007
"Aurora clinic fight continues"
People's Weekly World, September 28, 2007

September 27, 2007

"http://www.suburbanchicagonews.com/beaconnews/news/577022,2_1_AU27_CLINIC_S1.article"
Aurora Beacon, September 27, 2007
"Officials: Clinic doesn't need special-use permit"
Naperville Sun, September 27, 2007
"Join efforts of 40 days for life"
Beloit Daily News, September 27, 2007
"Abortion Debate Lands In Aurora"
The Bulletin - Philadelphia's Family Newspaper, September 27, 2007
"Aurora Officials: Planned Parenthood Didn't Need Special Abortion Bldg Permit"
LifeNews.com, September 27, 2007

September 26, 2007

"Another Legal Hurdle for Planned Parenthood"
WBEZ Chicago Public Radio, September 26, 2007
"Aurora Abortion Center May Have Failed to Get Special Use Permit"
LifeNews.com, September 26, 2007
"40-Day Campaign Targets Abortion Mills"
The Christian Post, September 26, 2007
"Hundreds Speak Out About Planned Parenthood Clinic In Aurora"
WBBM News Radio 780, September 26, 2007
"Planned Parenthood's free publicity"
WorldNetDaily, September 26, 2007
"Foes: Clinic lacking permit"
Chicago Tribune, September 26, 2007
"Hundreds rally over planned clinic"
Chicago Sun-Times, September 26, 2007
"Opponents say clinic didn't obtain permits"
Daily Herald, September 26, 2007
"More support, more protests for Aurora clinic"
Daily Herald, September 26, 2007
"Lawyer challenges clinic with zoning code"
Aurora Beacon, September 26, 2007
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September 25, 2007

"Pro-Life Activists: Demolish Planned Parenthood Building"
NBC News Channel 5, September 25, 2007
"Battle in Aurora"
Yahoo! News, September 25, 2007
"Pro-life, pro-choice protesters attend Aurora meeting on clinic"
ABC News Channel 7, September 25, 2007
"City Council Hears Both Sides"
WFLD Channel 32 News, September 25, 2007
"Rally set before Aurora council meeting"
Aurora Beacon, September 25, 2007
"Judge won't force city to allow opening of Planned Parenthood clinic"
Catholic Online, September 25, 2007
"Foes of clinic catching up after late start"
Chicago Tribune, September 25, 2007
"Libel case to accuse Planned Parenthood"
WorldNetDaily, September 25, 2007
"City council ready for more debate on clinic"
Daily Herald, September 25, 2007
"Planned Parenthood opponents to file lawsuit"
Aurora Beacon, September 25, 2007
"Planned Parenthood Promises to Return to Court"
Focus on the Family CitizenLink, September 25, 2007

September 24, 2007

"Minority Anti-Abortion Movement Gains Steam"
National Public Radio, September 24, 2007
"Judge Denies Injunction to Allow Aurora Planned Parenthood to Open"
Ms. Magazine, September 24, 2007
"Large crowds expected to debate Aurora clinic"
Daily Herald, September 24, 2007

September 22-23, 2007

"Clinic brings national attention to Aurora"
Aurora Beacon, September 23, 2007
"Planned Parenthood prepares for faceoff"
Lufkin Daily News, September 23, 2007
"All eyes on Aurora"
Elgin Courier News, September 23, 2007
"Planned deception? [Editorial]"
Chicago Tribune, September 22, 2007
"Documents lay out case for Aurora, clinic"
Aurora Beacon, September 22, 2007
"Clinic's protesters don't all speak for community"
Daily Herald, September 22, 2007
"$7.5 million abortion clinic idled"
WorldNetDaily, September 22, 2007
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September 21, 2007

"Judge rules against Illinois abortion clinic"
Los Angeles Times, September 21, 2007
"Judge: Aurora Planned Parenthood clinic can wait"
Chicago Tribune, September 21, 2007
"Abortion clinic loses in court"
Chicago Sun-Times, September 21, 2007
"Planned Parenthood Loses Court Case"
Associated Press, September 21, 2007
"Judge Blocks Opening of Planned Parenthood Clinic"
CNSNews.com, September 21, 2007
"Planned Parenthood Loses Injunction Bid"
WBEZ Chicago Public Radio, September 21, 2007
"Planned Parenthood Loses Court Case to Open Aurora 'Abortion Fortress'"
LifeSiteNews.com, September 21, 2007
"Judge Rules Against Aurora Clinic"
Windy City Times, September 21, 2007
"Court Ruling Keeps $7.5M Abortion Clinic on Ice"
The Christian Post, September 21, 2007
"Anti-Abortion Activist: Small Prayer Has Been Answered"
WBEZ Chicago Public Radio, September 21, 2007
"Judge says Aurora clinic cannot open yet"
Daily Herald, September 21, 2007
"Workers can enter building to train, stock shelves"
Daily Herald, September 21, 2007
"Clinic can't open - yet"
Aurora Beacon, September 21, 2007
"Planned Parenthood staff can stay in building"
Aurora Beacon, September 21, 2007
"Judge: Facility will remain closed"
Elgin Courier News, September 21, 2007
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September 20, 2007

"Judge Denies Planned Parenthood Request to Open Aurora Abortion Center"
LifeNews.com, September 20, 2007
"Planned Parenthood Loses Court Case"
Guardian Unlimited (United Kingdom), September 20, 2007
"Judge Won't Let Planned Parenthood Open"
ABC News, September 20, 2007
"Abortion Debate Rages in Chicago Suburb"
ABC News, September 20, 2007
"Judge: Planned Parenthood Stays Closed For Now"
WBBM News Radio 780, September 20, 2007
"Illinois Stealth Planned Parenthood Clinic Remains Closed"
Focus on the Family CitizenLink, September 20, 2007
"Judge denies motion to allow Aurora clinic to open Friday"
WQAD Channel 8 News (Quad Cities), September 20, 2007
"Planned Parenthood says it will refile motion"
WQAD Channel 8 News (Quad Cities), September 20, 2007
"Planned Parenthood Says it Will Refile Motion"
WREX Channel 13 News (Rockford), September 20, 2007
"Clinic to remain closed"
Aurora Beacon, September 20, 2007
"Judge won't let clinic open yet"
Kane County Chronicle, September 20, 2007
"Anti-abortion zealots descend on Aurora"
People's Weekly World, September 20, 2007
"Abortion Debate Rages in Chicago Suburb"
Associated Press, September 20, 2007
"Inquiry Stalls Abortion Clinic"
Washington Post, September 20, 2007
"Clinic battle intensifies in Aurora"
Chicago Tribune, September 20, 2007
"In defense of Planned Parenthood's deceptions in Aurora: Sometimes the only way to get fairness will make your foes cry foul"
Chicago Tribune, September 20, 2007
"Let Aurora clinic open"
Chicago Sun-Times, September 20, 2007
"Judge to decide Aurora clinic's fate"
ABC News Channel 7, September 20, 2007
"Decision Coming On Aurora Family Planning Clinic"
CBS News Channel 2, September 20, 2007
"Court To Determine If Planned Parenthood Will Open"
NBC News Channel 5, September 20, 2007
"Federal Judge Hears Arguments In Aurora Planned Parenthood Case"
WBBM News Radio 780, September 20, 2007
"Clinic officials demand release of report"
Daily Herald, September 20, 2007
"Abortion debate heats up in Aurora"
Joliet Herald News, September 20, 2007
"Abortion battle carries on"
Elgin Courier News, September 20, 2007

September 19, 2007

"Deception or Necessary Precaution? Planned Parenthood: Concealed Name to Protect New Clinic's Construction Workers"
ABC World News, September 19, 2007
"Kane state's attorney to look at clinic's review process"
Daily Herald, September 19, 2007
"Fight over Planned Parenthood in Aurora rallies both sides"
WAND Channel 17 News (Decatur), September 19, 2007
"Aurora will not enforce occupancy rules at Planned Parenthood clinic"
Aurora Beacon, September 19, 2007
"Council choses Barsanti; County's top lawyer to review Planned Parenthood approval"
Aurora Beacon, September 19, 2007
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September 18, 2007

"New Illinois Planned Parenthood Clinic Opening Blocked"
Ms. Magazine, September 18, 2007
"Abortion fight's epicenter is Aurora"
Chicago Tribune, September 18, 2007
"Opening of clinic in Aurora blocked"
Chicago Sun-Times, September 18, 2007
"Clinic won't open today"
Aurora Beacon, September 18, 2007
"Court skirmish delays opening of new clinic"
Belleville News-Democrat, September 18, 2007
"Planned Parenthood center not open yet"
Daily Herald, September 18, 2007
"Former official knew Planned Parenthood was coming to city"
Aurora Beacon, September 18, 2007
"Judge Blocks Opening of New Ill. Planned Parenthood Clinic"
CNSNews.com, September 18, 2007
"City asked to evict Planned Parenthood"
WorldNetDaily, September 18, 2007
"Aurora City Official: Planned Parenthood Contacted Me About Abortion Center"
LifeNews.com, September 18, 2007
Media Give Planned Parenthood Pass for Lying to City Re Abortion Clinic
Newsbusters, September 18, 2007

September 17, 2007

"The Abortion Wars Hit Illinois"
Time Magazine, September 17, 2007
"AURORA: Push for clinic to open Tuesday"
Chicago Sun-Times, September 17, 2007
"Planned Parenthood in Aurora on hold as court battle continues"
ABC News Channel 7, September 17, 2007
"Judge Puts Planned Parenthood Site Opening On Hold"
CBS News Channel 2, September 17, 2007
"Controversy Swells Around Suburban Planned Parenthood"
NBC News Channel 5, September 17, 2007
"Planned Parenthood Center In Aurora Stays Closed for Now"
WFLD Channel 32 News, September 17, 2007
"Aurora Planned Parenthood clinic opening put on hold"
WAND Channel 17 News (Decatur), September 17, 2007
"Abortion fight's epicenter is Aurora"
Chicago Tribune, September 17, 2007
"Judge delays opening of Planned Parenthood facility"
Daily Herald, September 17, 2007
"Planned Parenthood Can't Open Aurora Clinic on Schedule"
Focus on the Family CitizenLink, September 17, 2007
"Judge in abortion case blocks mega-clinic opening"
WorldNetDaily, September 17, 2007
"Largest Abortion Center in the U.S. Refused Permission to Open"
LifeSiteNews.com, September 17, 2007
"Aurora, Illinois Abortion Center Can't Open Until Hearing Done Judge Rules"
LifeNews.com, September 17, 2007
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September 16, 2007

"Abortion protest draws 800 in Aurora"
Chicago Tribune, September 16, 2007
"Hundreds join protest at Planned Parenthood"
Daily Herald, September 16, 2007
"The Clinic Behind the Controversy in Aurora"
WBEZ Chicago Public Radio, September 16, 2007
"Crowd protests clinic"
Aurora Beacon, September 16, 2007

September 15, 2007

"Protesters march against opening of abortion clinic"
ABC News Channel 7, September 15, 2007
"Pro-Life Activists Want to Keep Planned Parenthood Clinic From Opening"
WFLD Channel 32 News, September 15, 2007
"Abortion Protesters Deem Aurora Demonstration A Success"
WBBM News Radio 780, September 15, 2007
"Clinic protest scaled back"
Chicago Tribune, September 15, 2007
"Clinic protest continues"
Aurora Beacon, September 15, 2007
"Campaign donation casts doubt on hiring of attorney for probe"
Aurora Beacon, September 15, 2007
"Clinic legal battles continue"
Aurora Beacon, September 15, 2007

September 14, 2007

"City of Aurora and abortion foes compromise on clinic march"
WQAD Channel 8 News (Quad Cities), September 14, 2007
"City files restraining order against protest"
Aurora Beacon, September 14, 2007
"Abortion foes plan prayer march around Aurora clinic"
Daily Herald, September 14, 2007
"Conflict of interest with new lawyer in Aurora?"
Daily Herald, September 14, 2007
"Parenthood [sic], city want case heard on Monday"
Naperville Sun, September 14, 2007
"Planned Parenthood Files Injunction Request to Allow Opening of Aurora Clinic"
LifeSiteNews.com, September 14, 2007
"Planned Parenthood Takes Aurora, Illinois Abortion Battle to Federal Court"
LifeNews.com, September 14, 2007
"Aurora clinic fight is going to federal court"
Chicago Tribune, September 14, 2007
"Aurora abortion fight goes to court"
Chicago Sun-Times, September 14, 2007
"Abortionists beg court to let clinic open Planned Parenthood fears results of investigation into deception"
WorldNetDaily, September 14, 2007
"Lawsuit: Let clinic open"
Aurora Beacon, September 14, 2007
"Planned Parenthood seeks judge's help to open"
Daily Herald, September 14, 2007
"Aurora clinic battle heads to federal court"
Belleville News-Democrat, September 14, 2007
"Parishioners protest 'abortion clinic'"
Joliet Herald News, September 14, 2007
"Planned Parenthood: Let Us Open In Aurora"
NBC News Channel 5, September 13, 2007
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September 13, 2007

"Planned Parenthood Sues Over Clinic Opening Delay"
WBBM News Radio 780, September 13, 2007
"Planned Parenthood seeks injunction to open new clinic as scheduled"
ABC News Channel 7, September 13, 2007
"Planned Parenthood Sues Over Aurora Clinic Delay"
CBS News Channel 2, September 13, 2007
"Aurora City Council Delays Planned Parenthood Permit"
Focus on the Family CitizenLink, September 13, 2007
"Aurora Abortion Debate May Include Battle on Parental Consent Law"
LifeNews.com, September 13, 2007
Planned Parenthood sues over clinic delay
Aurora Beacon News, September 13, 2007
"Bishop Sartain leads pro-life Mass"
Naperville Sun, September 13, 2007
"Joliet Bishop backs faithful who oppose new women's clinic"
Aurora Beacon, September 13, 2007
"Backers rally for Aurora clinic"
Chicago Tribune, September 13, 2007
"Pro-choice clerics back clinic"
Chicago Sun-Times, September 13, 2007
"Area religious leaders pray for support of Planned Parenthood"
Naperville Sun, September 13, 2007
"Religious leaders support Planned Parenthood clinic"
Naperville Sun, September 13, 2007
"Parental consent on Aurora council agenda"
Daily Herald, September 13, 2007

September 12, 2007

"Activists for, against clinic convene at council meeting"
Naperville Sun, September 12, 2007
"City of Aurora Initiates External Investigation Into Planned Parenthood's Deceptive Building Permit Applications"
LifeSiteNews.com, September 12, 2007
"Aurora May Withhold Planned Parenthood Permit"
, September 11, 2007
"Aurora Illinois Abortion Business Subject of Second City Council Hearing"
LifeNews.com, September 12, 2007
"Ministers voice support for new clinic"
ABC News Channel 7, September 12, 2007
"Religious Leaders Support Family Planning Clinic"
WBEZ Chicago Public Radio, September 12, 2007
"Both Sides Praying For Aurora's Planned Parenthood Clinic"
WBBM News Radio 780, September 12, 2007
"Hundreds Speak Out On Aurora Planned Parenthood Clinic"
WBBM News Radio 780, September 12, 2007
"Clinic remains hot issue"
Aurora Beacon, September 12, 2007
"Mass to oppose new health center"
Joliet Herald News, September 12, 2007
"Planned Parenthood supporters speak up
Daily Herald, September 12, 2007
"Planned Parenthood bombs itself"
WorldNetDaily, September 12, 2007
"Permit delayed for Aurora Planned Parenthood"
—ABC News Channel 7, September 12, 2007
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September 9-11, 2007

"Chicago Planned Parenthood Faces Lawsuit Over Libelous Ad"
LifeSiteNews.com, September 11, 2007
"Planned Parenthood Under Fire for Accusing Pro-Life Advocates of Violence"
LifeNews.com, September 11, 2007
"Bishop plans Mass in response to Planned Parenthood clinic"
Aurora Beacon, September 11, 2007
"SIMPLY AMAZING: Fox News Special Details Planned Parenthood Abortion Mill Deception, Concealing Rape etc."
LifeSiteNews.com, September 10, 2007
"Aurora Officials Want New Attorney to Examine Abortion Center's Papers"
LifeNews.com, September 10, 2007
"Hannity's America: Exposing Planned Parenthood's Deception"
Fox News, September 9, 2007
"Planned Parenthood lies when attacking pro-lifers"
WorldNetDaily, September 9, 2007

September 7-8, 2007

"New lawyer chosen to review Planned Parenthood application"
Aurora Beacon, September 8, 2007
"Clinic's opening likely to be delayed; Aurora mayor says permit bid at issue"
Chicago Tribune, September 7, 2007
"Investigation of clinic may miss deadline"
Aurora Beacon, September 7, 2007
"Youth for Truth spur never-ending battle for life"
Joliet Catholic Explorer, September 7, 2007
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September 6, 2007

"Illinois Abortion Center Fights Back, Planned Parenthood Runs PR Campaign"
LifeNews.com, September 6, 2007
"Joliet Diocese calls for day of prayer"
Joliet Herald News, September 6, 2007
"Planned Parenthood: We followed the rules"
Aurora Beacon, September 6, 2007
"Bishop calls for day of prayer over clinic"
Aurora Beacon, September 6, 2007

September 5, 2007

"Abortion express: Faster than ever!"
WorldNetDaily, September 5, 2007
"Planned Parenthood launches PR campaign for clinic"
Daily Herald, September 5, 2007
"Teens Protest Planned Parenthood Clinic"
Focus on the Family Citizen Link, September 5, 2007
"Investigation launched into Planned Parenthood's occupancy application"
Chicago Suburban News, September 5, 2007

September 1-4, 2007

"Aurora, Illinois Abortion Center Sees Hundreds of Pro-Life Teens Protest"
LifeNews.com, September 3, 2007
"Hundreds of teens protest Planned Parenthood clinic"
Aurora Beacon, September 2, 2007
"Objections raised to choice of law firm planned parenthood process"
Aurora Beacon News, September 1, 2007, 2007

August 31, 2007

"Reproductiveclinic takes residents by surprise"
Los Angeles Times, August 31, 2007
"Teens planning clinic protest"
Aurora Beacon, August 31, 2007
"Perils and pitfalls of a story that makes no one happy"
Daily Herald, August 31, 2007
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August 30, 2007

"Aurora set to investigate Planned Parenthood clinic"
Chicago Tribune, August 30, 2007
"Aurora City Council Meeting Filled With People Opposed to Abortion Center"
LifeNews.com, August 30, 2007
"Options explored after long meeting"
Aurora Beacon, August 30, 2007
"Aurora clinic fears threats on staff; Group admits possible picketing at homes"
Daily Herald, August 30, 2007

August 29, 2007

"Planned Parenthood driven underground"
WorldNetDaily, August 29, 2007
"Deception built super-secret abortion clinic"
WorldNetDaily, August 29, 2007
"Aurora council gets an earful over clinic; Planned Parenthood protesters fill chambers"
Daily Herald, August 29, 2007
"Life Advocates Pack Aurora City Council Meeting"
Focus on the Family Citizen Link, August 29, 2007
"Residents Say Planned Parenthood Lied on Giant Abortion Mill Application - City Investigates"
—LifeSiteNews.com, August 29, 2007

August 28, 2007

"Aurora reviewing clinic approval; City hires law firm to check Planned Parenthood application process"
Aurora Beacon News, August 28, 2007
Aurora denies harassing protesters
Daily Herald, August 28, 2007
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August 27, 2007

Over 1,300 Illinois Citizens Protest Largest Planned Parenthood Abortion Clinic
—LifeSite News, August 27, 2007
"Life Advocates Fight Stealth Illinois Abortion Clinic"
—Focus on the Family Citizen Link, August 27, 2007
"Illinois Abortion Center Sees 1,200 Pro-Life Advocates Join Weekend Protest"
—LifeNews.com, August 27, 2007

August 26, 2007

"Bitter Divide Over Clinic"
Daily Herald, August 26, 2007
"Groups join growing protest of Aurora Planned Parenthood clinic"
Chicago Tribune, August 26, 2007
"1,200 picket women's clinic; Group sues Aurora over sign limits"
Aurora Beacon News, August 26, 2007

August 25, 2007

"Abortion Protesters vs. Planned Parenthood"
—WFLD Channel 32 News, August 25, 2007
Aurora clinic protests heat up
Daily Herald, August 25
"Protest at Aurora's Planned Parenthood facility"WQAD Radio, Quad Cities, August 25, 2007
http://wbez.org/Cityroom_Read.aspx?storyID=12936
—WBEZ Chicago Public Radio, August 25, 2007
Aurora clinic focus of protest, vigil
Daily Herald, August 25, 2007
"Anti-abortion advocates sue, claim harassment"
Chicago Tribune, August 25,2007
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August 24, 2007

"Aurora clinic the largest for Planned Parenthood"
Aurora Beacon News, August 24, 2007
"Protest may draw hundreds; Pro-life group likely to far outnumber backers of Planned Parenthood center"
Aurora Beacon News, August 24, 2007
"Massive Pro-Life Protest Scheduled for Saturday at Planned Parenthood 'Abortion Fortress' in Illinois Suburb"
—Christian Newswire, August 24, 2007
"Life crusaders bombard new clinic with prayers"
Joliet Catholic Explorer, August 24, 2007
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August 22, 2007

"Planned Parenthood Secretly Buys Land for New Offices"
—CNSNews.com, August 22, 2007
"Largest Ever Planned Parenthood Abortion Mill Threatens to Open Near Chicago"
—LifeSiteNews.com, August 22, 2007

August 21, 2007

"Pair charged with kicking crosses at vigil"
Aurora Beacon News, August 21, 2007
"Two arrested at new site of Planned Parenthood"
Kane County Chronicle, August 21, 2007
"Pair arrested in scuffle at controversial clinic"
Naperville Sun, August 21, 2007
"Abortion clinic that will serve Kane County sparks controversy"
Chicago Suburban News, August 21, 2007
"2 arrested in showdown at protest outside clinic"
Chicago Tribune, August 21, 2007

August 20, 2007

"Chicago Pro-Lifers Launch Massive Effort to Stop New Abortion Clinic from Opening - 40 Day Vigil"
—LifeSiteNews.com, August 20, 2007
"Operation Rescue Joins Massive Effort to Stop Aurora, IL Planned Parenthood"
Christian Newswire, August 20, 2007

August 17, 2007

"Abortion debate rages near new Aurora clinic"
Chicago Tribune, August 17, 2007
"Day of dueling rallies"
Aurora Beacon News, August 17, 2007
"National pro-life leaders speak to local protesters"
Aurora Beacon News, August 17, 2007
"Protests peaceful as both sides weigh in over abortion facility"
—Naperville Sun, August 17, 2007
"Clinic opens, protests greet it"
Daily Herald, August 17, 2007
"Black or white is gray after a look at both sides"
Aurora Beacon News, August 17, 2007
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August 12-16, 2007

"Abortion Debate Heats Up in Aurora"
—WBEZ 91.5FM, August 16, 2007
"Illinois Pro-Life Activists Continue Campaign Against Aurora Abortion Center"
—LifeNews.com, August 15, 2007
"Vigil set against Planned Parenthood clinic"
Aurora Beacon News, August 13, 2007
"Prayer of a chance? Churches face uphill battle in keeping planned parenthood clinic from opening"
Aurora Beacon News, August 12, 2007
"Naperville churches join clinic protest; Demonstrators hope prayer will close Planned Parenthood"
Naperville Sun, August 12, 2007

August 8-10, 2007

"Vigil begins in peace at Planned Parenthood clinic"
Daily Herald, August 10, 2007
"40-day vigil against local health center begins quietly"
Aurora Beacon News, August 10, 2007
"Anti-abortion group to launch 40-day vigil in Aurora"
Aurora Beacon News, August 9, 2007
"Illinois Pro-Life Advocates Launch Protest Against New Aurora Abortion Center"
—LifeNews.com, August 9, 2007
"Planned Protest"
Daily Herald, August 8, 2007

July 2007

"Abortion clinic built under radar"
Chicago Tribune, July 27, 2007
"Abortion debate renewed in Aurora"
Aurora Beacon News, July 30, 2007
"Clinic owner says it's filling a need"
Aurora Beacon News, July 29, 2007
"Aurora is hearing concerns about services at East Side clinic"
Aurora Beacon News, July 26, 2007
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