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Supreme Court Overturns Restrictions On Abortion Access

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Supreme Court Overturns Restrictions On Abortion Access

Supreme Court Overturns Restrictions On Abortion Access

Supreme Court Overturns Restrictions On Abortion Access

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Chief Justice John Roberts joined the court's four liberals, citing the Supreme Court's adherence to precedent, to invalidate a Louisiana law that required doctors at clinics that perform abortions to have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital. And lawmakers in both parties are asking for more information after press reports suggested that Russian operatives have paid Afghan insurgents to target U.S. forces.

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