Federal judge strikes down North Dakota 'heartbeat' abortion law (8)

Reuters 2014.04.16 21:07
n">(Reuters) - A federal judge on Wednesday permanently blocked North Dakota from enforcing the country's most restrictive abortion law, a ban on ending a pregnancy once a fetal heartbeat can be detected, as early as six weeks after conception. North Dakota's only abortion clinic had challenged the law approved by the state legislature in 2013, and U.S.
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