October 19, 2013 11:58 am -

The man was accused of twice trying to set fire to Planned Parenthood in Joplin, MO.

Jedediah Stout, 30, is accused of trying to burn the clinic, which does not provide abortions, by tossing items containing an accelerant on the roof on October 3 and October 4 and then igniting attached materials, a Justice Department statement said…

In April, police charged a man who said he opposed abortion with breaking into an Indiana Planned Parenthood clinic and causing extensive damage with an ax.

In April 2012, a small explosive device was detonated outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in central Wisconsin. Four months before that, the American Family Planning Clinic in Pensacola, Florida, was destroyed by a Molotov cocktail.