Appeals court blocks Ind mechanism of action . Laws barring Planned Parenthood funding The state had sought to cut Medicaid funding because Planned Parenthood also provides abortion services. The Wall Road Journal: Ruling Is Win For Planned Parenthood In Indiana A federal government appeals courtroom blocked an Indiana regulation that cut public funding to abortion companies, underscoring a divide in the federal government judiciary over whether claims can strip Planned Parenthood of subsidies for wellness services such as malignancy screening and prenatal treatment . The Associated Press/New York Occasions: Indiana: Court Guidelines For Planned Parenthood Indiana cannot prevent Planned Parenthood from getting Medicaid funds simply because the organization provides abortions, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday, upholding the crux of a lesser court order that said the state could not deny patients the right to select their own doctor .