Will Supreme Court consider Okla. abortion restrictions?

October 29, 2013

The future of Oklahoma’s abortion restrictions is in the hands of the U.S. Supreme Court now.

After a long battle over the 2011 law limiting how medication can be used to induce abortions, the state’s attorney general asked the U.S. Supreme Court in March to get involved. But before it would make a decision on whether to take up the case, the Court had some questions for its Oklahoma counterpart. That’s where things stood until Tuesday.

Now, the question is whether the U.S. Supreme Court will review the case or let it stand.

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Niraj Chokshi reports for GovBeat, The Post's state and local policy blog.
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