Jodi Hicks

President and CEO, Planned Parenthood Affiliates California

President and CEO of Planned Parenthood Affiliates California

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If the Supreme Court upholds the abortion laws from Texas and Mississippi, the flood gates will open for patients, driving into California to get the procedure.

California to become nation’s biggest abortion provider

If the Supreme Court upholds the abortion laws from Texas and Mississippi, the flood gates will open for patients, driving into California to get the procedure.

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