Harvard University will use private funds to experiment on human embryos, according to a deal today in which a Boston in vitro fertilization clinic will provide the university with human embryos for experimentation.

The University of Nebraska reinstated notorious partial-birth abortionist LeRoy Carhart to a faculty position Thursday after he agreed to drop his lawsuit against the school. Carhart, who won a Supreme Court decision to forbid Nebraska from banning partial-birth abortions, was terminated last year from his volunteer faculty position at the university’s medical center in Omaha.

AP reports that on Nov. 28 the Texas Supreme Court will begin to hear oral arguments in the state’s appeal of a lower court ruling that ruled that the state must fund Medicaid abortions.

The American Jewish Congress has declared it “imperative” to permit public funding of embryonic stem cell research.