Planned Parenthood

David Daleiden and Sandra Merritt faced charges for recording Planned Parenthood executives without their consent

Accused says ‘bogus’ charges are coming from ‘Planned Parenthood’s political cronies’

Trump said polling shows most Americans oppose public funding for abortion

Arkansas, Alabama, Kansas, Mississippi and Louisiana have also had similar efforts blocked

Rival demonstrations have taken place at Planned Parenthood centres across America

Kellyanne Conway ran Donald Trump’s campaign for the presidency

Lawmakers passed a measure to ban abortions in the state after 20 weeks, or five months of pregnancy

Hilary Clinton said the Government had no right to interfere with women’s personal decisions

Christopher Hale said many people were involved in founding CACG, but its only current aim is ‘to promote the social teaching of the Church’

Pro-lifers have urged Governor Jerry Brown to veto the bill, which has been approved by the assembly and the senate