The Evening Brief: Texas Headlines for Oct. 28, 2013

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•    Court Rules Abortion Restriction Unconstitutional: "Less than 24 hours before new abortion regulations were set to take effect in Texas, U.S. District Judge Lee Yeakel blocked implementation of one provision challenged by abortion providers, and partially blocked a second provision, ruling that they could place an undue burden on women and are therefore unconstitutional."

•    Davis Hits Cruz on Role in Shutdown: "State Sen. Wendy Davis, the Democratic candidate for Texas governor, criticized Republican U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz on Monday for his role in the recent federal government shutdown, saying he harmed average citizens ...

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