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When contacted by The Washington Times, university spokesman Dennis Brown responded in an email: “In response to your inquiry, we do not respond to Cardinal Newman Society reports.”

Debbie Ream, director of public relations at Mount St. Mary’s College in California, said that the school does not endorse all the information from its website’s links. The Counseling and Psychological Services page on the school website offers a list of pregnancy counseling and parenting resources that includes Planned Parenthood and Catholics for Choice, a pro-choice group not affiliated with the Catholic Church.

“MSMC and MSMC Counseling and Psychological Services do not necessarily endorse all of the content in each of these websites,” said a statement at the top of the webpage. “They are provided for your reference.”

The report also mentions University of St. Thomas in Minnesota as having an adjunct professor, Jennifer Oliphant, who lists among her work experience being a health educator with Planned Parenthood of Minnesota/South Dakota.

Jim Winterer, director of the news service at the university, said that as long as professors are supportive of the mission and goals of the school, a prior affiliation with Planned Parenthood would not prevent them from being a member of the faculty.

“If they had worked at Planned Parenthood, that would not be automatic disqualification for them to be considered a member of the faculty,” said Mr. Winterer.

The website for Marquette University Law School in Wisconsin is listed as having a “Milwaukee Survival Guide,” written in 2004, which includes service organizations such as Planned Parenthood and the National Organization for Women. However, the university has since removed the reference from the site.

“As a Catholic, Jesuit university, Marquette does not promote the services provided by Planned Parenthood,” said Andy Brodzeller, a spokesman for the school. “The document referenced in this report is more than 7 years old and was produced by a law student. The document was removed from the school’s website.”

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops did not respond to requests for comments on the report before press time.