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Kentucky's new abortion law faces first legal test


Kentucky's new abortion law faces first legal test
The Courier-Journal

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Kentucky's new law requiring doctors to perform an ultrasound exam before an abortion faces its first legal challenge Thursday in a federal courtroom. A judge will hear arguments on whether to order a temporary halt to the law passed

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