Also, Supremes motivate Rutledge and more. Blow to abortion in Arkansas The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear Planned Parenthood's appeal of an 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision that could force the end of medical abortions in Arkansas at clinics in Fayetteville and Little Rock and reduce the state to one operating surgical abortion clinic. The Supreme Court refused to hear the case even though it had decided in a similar Texas case that a law requiring doctors performing abortions to have hospital admitting privileges placed a substantial obstacle in the path of women seeking abortions. Federal District Judge Kristine Baker had issued a temporary restraining order on the similar 2015 Arkansas law, but...
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Blow to abortion in Arkansas