[JURIST] A judge for the US District Court for the District of South Dakota [official website] on Thursday upheld an injunction against most of a controversial South Dakota abortion law [HB 1217 text] but allowed one section, requiring doctors to certify that a woman has not been "coerced" into making her decision, to go into effect. The most controversial parts of the law, including a provision requiring a 72-hour waiting period before obtaining the procedure, remain blocked. A challenge to...

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