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Missouri abortion consent law injunction ruling [8th Circuit]
Missouri abortion consent law injunction ruling [8th Circuit]

Reproductive Health Services of Planned Parenthood of the St. Louis Region, Inc., et al. v. Jeremiah M. Nixon, Attorney General of Missouri, United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, November 16, 2006 [ordering the US District Court to issue a modified injunction against Missouri's new 24-hour informed consent abortion law that did not cover a basic consent process already upheld by the US Supreme Court's 1992 ruling in Planned Parenthood v. Casey, and also ordering that the injunction against the law automatically expire 10 days after the Missouri Supreme Court issues a decision on its constitutionality]. Read the full text of the opinion [PDF]. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here.