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U.S. judge blocks enforcement of near-total abortion ban in Texas

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Texas officials are likely to seek a swift reversal from the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. A federal judge calls the law an "offensive deprivation" of a constitutional right. The law bans most abortions in the nation's second-most populous state since September. Planned Parenthood says it is hopeful the order will allow clinics to resume abortion services.
12 months ago·Austin, United States

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texas: US judge temporarily blocks restrictive Texas abortion law

The statue, which went into force on September 1, prohibits abortions as soon as an embryo's heartbeat is detectable, usually at around six weeks of pregnancy, before many women even know they are pregnant. There are no exceptions for cases of incest or rape.

12 months ago·Mumbai, India
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Judge orders Texas to suspend new law banning most abortions

A federal judge on Wednesday ordered Texas to suspend the most restrictive abortion law in the U.S., which since September has banned most abortions in the nation's second-most populous state. The order by U.S. District Judge Robert Pitman is the first legal blow to the Texas law known as Senate Bill 8, which until now had withstood a wave of early challenges. In the weeks since the restrictions took effect, Texas abortion providers say the im…

12 months ago·Los Angeles, United States
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BBC NewsBBC News

Texas abortion: Judge temporarily blocks enforcement of law

A federal judge calls the Texas ban on abortions an "offensive deprivation" of constitutional rights.

12 months ago·United Kingdom
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ReutersReuters

U.S. judge blocks enforcement of near-total abortion ban in Texas

A federal judge on Wednesday temporarily blocked a near-total ban on abortion in Texas, the toughest such law in the United States, in a challenge brought by President Joe Biden's administration after the U.S. Supreme Court had allowed it to go into effect.

12 months ago·United Kingdom
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The GuardianThe Guardian

Texas abortion ban temporarily blocked

US federal judge rules law violates right to abortion in first legal challenge to Senate Bill 8. Plus, Alaska hospitals ration care

12 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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CTV NewsCTV News

Judge orders Texas to suspend new law banning most abortions

A federal judge on Wednesday ordered Texas to suspend the most restrictive abortion law in the U.S., which since September has banned most abortions in the nation's second-most populous state.

12 months ago·Toronto, Canada
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