[JURIST] A judge for the US District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi [official website] on Sunday issued a temporary injunction [order, PDF] blocking a controversial Mississippi abortion law [HB 1390 materials] that was scheduled to go into effect July 1. The new law requires that all physicians performing abortions at a clinic be a licensed OB-GYN and have privileges to admit patients into a hospital facility. Mississippi's only abortion clinic, Jackson Women's Health Organization [advocacy website], filed a...

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