Dueling decisions on Planned Parenthood Admin Wednesday, October 24, 2012 A federal appeals court blocked an Indiana law aimed at defunding Planned Parenthood, contradicting an earlier case in Texas, and potentially setting up a Supreme Court decision. © 2023 The Catholic Thing. All rights reserved. For reprint rights, write to: [email protected] The Catholic Thing is a forum for intelligent Catholic commentary. Opinions expressed by writers are solely their own.