After court victories against abortion laws in Texas and Louisiana, a reproductive rights group filed a federal challenge on Tuesday of a Louisiana licensing law it blames for more than a thousand burdensome anti-abortion regulations ...
April 27, 2017 03:18 PM
A federal judge has struck down a Louisiana law requiring doctors who perform abortions to have permission to admit patients to a nearby hospital, citing a U.S. Supreme Court decision against a similar Texas law ...
They want an end to all new drilling in the Gulf of Mexico ...
Women with decades of experience in "eyebrow threading" are out of work because Louisiana requires hundreds of hours of schooling unrelated to the hair-removal technique, a nonprofit law firm said Tuesday ...
Opelousas was Louisiana's capital for about nine months in 1862 and 1863, while Union troops held Baton Rouge ...
"Today's ruling continues to guarantee Louisiana women will have access to safe and legal abortion services." ...
The law requires doctors who perform abortions to be able to admit patients to a hospital within 30 miles ...
"Simply stated, what the citizens voted on was not what the legislature enacted," Justice John L. Weimer wrote for the 6-1 majority ...
A state mandate that doctors who provide abortions must have admitting privileges at hospitals within 30 miles is unconstitutional, a federal judge ruled Tuesday ...
The U.S. International Trade Commission has ruled unanimously that Mexico hurt farmers in this country by dumping heavily subsidized sugar on U.S. markets ...

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