Texas abortion clinics spared imminent closure after federal judge tosses out new restrictions

  • by: PAUL J. WEBER , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 30, 2014 - 8:20 PM

AUSTIN, Texas — Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than a dozen clinics from imminent closure.

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