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White House tears up Arizona court's 'backwards' ruling on abortion ban

White House tears up Arizona court’s ‘backwards’ ruling on abortion ban

The White House on Saturday tore up an Arizona court ruling reinstating a near-total ban on abortion dating back to 1864. Driving the news: “The potential consequences of this decision are catastrophic, dangerous and unacceptable,” White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre said in a statement. A Pima County judge ruled on Friday that the ban, …

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Arizona judge rules 19th-century abortion ban can go into effect

Arizona judge rules 19th-century abortion ban can go into effect

Republican Attorney General Mark Brnovich, who in July filed a petition asking the court to allow the law to take effect, welcomed the court’s decision. in a tweet Friday. “We commend the court for upholding the will of the legislature and for bringing clarity and consistency to this important issue,” he said. And after: Abortion …

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White House unloads on Lindsey Graham abortion ban

White House unloads on Lindsey Graham abortion ban

Democrats are stepping up their efforts to represent Sen. Lindsey Graham has proposed a nationwide 15-week abortion ban as a de facto criminalization of some forms of reproductive health care. Driving the news: The White House Gender Policy Council said in a memo obtained by Axios that the ban would “create a nationwide health crisis” …

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Judge rules against Oregon County ban on flavored tobacco

HILLSBORO, Oregon. A Washington County, Oregon, judge has ruled against the county’s 2021 ban on flavored tobacco products, which means adults over 21 can still buy them. Circuit Judge Andrew Erwin wrote in his opinion this week that the decision to ban the licensed retail sale of these products must come from the state, not …

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Juul sues FDA over documents justifying company's marketing ban

Juul sues FDA over documents justifying company’s marketing ban

E-cigarette maker Juul Labs is suing the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) over the agency’s refusal to release documents supporting its order to remove Juul’s products from the US market. In a lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal court in Washington, D.C., the company alleged the FDA violated the Freedom of Information Act by refusing to …

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IU School of Medicine Adjusts OB-GYN Residency Program After Abortion Ban

IU School of Medicine Adjusts OB-GYN Residency Program After Abortion Ban

Due to the ban, the IU School of Medicine is sending residents to hospitals in Illinois. INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana University School of Medicine is already feeling the effects of the state’s abortion ban. “We have already been in rapid planning mode to determine how this is going to affect our patient care as well as …

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The European Commission publishes a proposal to ban forced labor

The European Commission publishes a proposal to ban forced labor

The European Commission on Wednesday published its proposal to ban products made by forced labor from the EU market. “Forced labor…is a cruel form of modern slavery, with millions of people trapped around the world,” said EU trade chief Valdis Dombrovskis. “The objective is therefore clear: to keep the EU market free of products produced, …

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