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Hope Medical Group for Women v. LeBlanc

June Medical Services, LLC v. Caldwell

Federal court challenge to a Louisiana law that requires abortion providers to have admitting privileges at a hospital within 30 miles of where the provider performs abortion care. The admitting privileges requirement is set to go into effect on September 1, 2014. In this lawsuit, several clinics and providers are asking the court to temporary and permanently enjoin the state from enforcing the law. (See the law here. See the complaint here. Read more about the case here.)