Federal appeals court temporarily allows Texas abortion law to continue

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A federal appeals court in New Orleans allows Texas to temporarily resume its ban of most abortions in the state a decision by a federal district judge in Texas to suspend Texas abortion law has been blocked by the fifth circuit court of appeals in New Orleans allowing the state to temporarily re impose a law on abortion providers and women ills court is reviewing the law it is given the justice department until Tuesday to respond to its action the new law bans nearly all abortions including cases of rape and incest once cardiac activity is detected usually around six weeks the GOP led legislature left enforcement in the hands of private citizens who could sue abortion providers and collect at least ten thousand dollars should they win in court hi Tim

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