[Ed. – No good deed goes unpunished.]
The most serious charges against the pro-life journalists who exposed Planned Parenthood’s baby-parts scandal will proceed to trial and ultimately be decided by a jury, U.S. District Judge William Orrick ruled.
David Daleiden and the Center for Medical Progress (CMP) have been locked in legal battles with Planned Parenthood and the National Abortion Federation (NAF) since the summer of 2015, when their undercover videos revealed abortion industry insiders expressing interest in profiting off organs from aborted babies, which is illegal. The abortion groups accuse the pro-life investigators of breaking California privacy laws, and obtained a gag order against the release of additional videos.
Last Friday, Orrick issued a 173-page ruling that dismissed several of Planned Parenthood’s claims but let stand their Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations’ (RICO) claims against CMP. …