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Appeals court sets date to consider Tennessee abortion measure


Appeals court sets date to consider Tennessee abortion measure
The Tennessean

A federal appeals court has set an August date to hear argument over Tennessee's controversial abortion amendment, and the state's system to count votes.Sent!A link has been sent to your friend's email address.Posted!A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the ConversationTo find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQsAppeals court sets date to consider Tennessee abortion measure Stacey Barchenger , USA TODAY NETWORK â Tennessee3:21 p.m. CT June 8, 2017Pro-choice protesters dress as handmaids to oppose anti-abortion bill on Senate floor that could reach the governor before the end of the week.Jake Lowary/USA TODAY NETWORK - TennesseeAmendment 1 signs(Photo: File/The Tennessean)Buy PhotoA federal appeals court has set an August date for attorneys to deliver oral arguments over Tennessee's controversial abortion measure Amendment 1.

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