Wisconsin abortion clinics tell federal judge that hospital admitting privileges aren't needed

  • by: TODD RICHMOND , Associated Press
  • Updated: May 27, 2014 - 6:20 PM

MADISON, Wis. — Abortion providers tried to persuade a federal judge Tuesday to strike down a Wisconsin law that requires them to have hospital admitting privileges, arguing the mandate is unnecessary, creates nearly insurmountable bureaucratic hurdles and could lead to risky delays for women seeking the procedures.

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