Senior reporter at @ProPublica, past president of @ahcj, hopeful Detroit Lions fan, Columbia journ prof. Dad and husband. charles.ornstein@propublica.org

Privacy of women seeking abortions tested repeatedly

seattletimes.com — Anti-abortion groups access information on women seeking abortions and then publish information on their websites. A few years back, Jonathan Bloedow filed a series of requests under Washington state's Public Records Act asking for details on pregnancies terminated at abortion clinics around the state.
Aug 31, 2015

privacy of women seeking abortions being tested by anti-abortion groups @propublica seattletimes.com/seattle-news/p… via @seattletimes

Anti-Abortion Rights Groups Target Patient Personal Information

wnyc.org — From An anti-abortion rights group that has been targeting Planned Parenthood with undercover sting videos, released its eighth clip this week. The hidden camera videos, which are heavily edited, claim to show that the organization profits from sales of fetal tissue.

Anti-Abortion Rights Groups Target Patient Personal Information

hereandnow.wbur.org — An anti-abortion rights group that has been targeting Planned Parenthood with undercover sting videos, released its eighth clip this week. The hidden camera videos, which are heavily edited, claim to show that the organization profits from sales of fetal tissue.
Aug 27, 2015

Via @hereandnow Anti-Abortion Rights Groups Target Patient Personal Information wbur.fm/1K8FJSK

Abortion Foes Scour Clinics' Trash For Discarded Records

wabe.org — The scene in front of abortion clinics is often tense, with clinic workers escorting patients past activists waving signs and taking photographs. But increasingly, another drama is unfolding out back. There, abortion opponents dig through the trash in search of patient information.

Abortion Foes Scour Clinics' Trash For Discarded Records

kalw.org — The scene in front of abortion clinics is often tense, with clinic workers escorting patients past activists waving signs and taking photographs. But increasingly, another drama is unfolding out back. There, abortion opponents dig through the trash in search of patient information.

Abortion Foes Scour Clinics' Trash For Discarded Records

wvpublic.org — The scene in front of abortion clinics is often tense, with clinic workers escorting patients past activists waving signs and taking photographs. But increasingly, another drama is unfolding out back. There, abortion opponents dig through the trash in search of patient information.

Abortion Foes Scour Clinics' Trash For Discarded Records

kcur.org — The scene in front of abortion clinics is often tense, with clinic workers escorting patients past activists waving signs and taking photographs. But increasingly, another drama is unfolding out back. There, abortion opponents dig through the trash in search of patient information.

Abortion Foes Scour Clinics' Trash For Discarded Records

wlrn.org — The scene in front of abortion clinics is often tense, with clinic workers escorting patients past activists waving signs and taking photographs. But increasingly, another drama is unfolding out back. There, abortion opponents dig through the trash in search of patient information.

Abortion Foes Scour Clinics' Trash For Discarded Records

wnyc.org — · by Charles Ornstein The scene in front of abortion clinics is often tense, with clinic workers escorting patients past activists waving signs and taking photographs. But increasingly, another drama is unfolding out back. There, abortion opponents dig through the trash in search of patient information.

Shots - Health News

npr.org — The scene in front of abortion clinics is often tense, with clinic workers escorting patients past activists waving signs and taking photographs. But increasingly, another drama is unfolding out back. There, abortion opponents dig through the trash in search of patient information.
Aug 27, 2015

And live on @nprnews: Critics Comb Abortion Clinic Dumpsters For Privacy Violations npr.org/sections/healt…

Aug 28, 2015

npr.org/sections/healt… Antis look to steal identities of abortion patients, claim they're getting private info to "protect" them. Suuuure.

Aug 31, 2015

.@ProPublica's @charlesornstein tackles #HIPAA issues, patient privacy lost in Planned Parenthood crossfire. npr.org/sections/healt…

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